William A. Collier, et. al. v. Mary E. Phelan, exe. of James Phelan

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
William A. Collier, et. al. v. Mary E. Phelan, exe. of James Phelan
Case Date: 
1898
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Contract Dispute and Damages

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
212
Notes / Description: 

Additional plaintiffs listed as Lawrence Lamb and T. B. Hatchett. Plaintiffs sued Mary Phelan as Executrix of James Phelan, claiming that when they purchased the Memphis Avalanche newspaper from James Phelan he failed to disclose outstanding debts owed by the company.