Notice of Motion, Read on Behalf of Defendants

Notice of Motion, Read on Behalf of Defendants

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1898 edition. Excerpt: ...was born in January, 1863, in West 27th Street. I moved when I was very young, I think about three years old, to No. 218 East 40th Street. I went to school in 37th Street directly opposite this property when I was about five years old. My father at that time was in business on that property in the firm of Cook & Radley. My earliest recollection of the property 216, 218 and 220 East 37th Street is going there 141 when I was very small; well, seven or eight years old; I used to run around there for years playing in the pattern shop; playing with the wood there. The property offered for sale in this action to the plaintiff is known as 218 and 220, and is the property referred to in the contract of sale. Exhibit 3. I first saw Messrs. Weil and Mayer in regard to the sale of this property the day they signed the contract. It was November, 1895, I think. By the Court: My business was there; I took it away in the 143 142 Fall of 1894; October or November. It took us about six months to move; it dragged along. In November I made the contract of sale with the plaintiffs; the contract in suit here. Q. Describe the appearance of the premises 216, 218 and 220 East 37th Street during the month, or two weeks preceding the making of the contract, and the two weeks following? A. The roof of the building had been taken off; they say it was a roof; I took them off and moved them down to my new foundry, and I have them in use to-day. The walls when we took off the trusses--the walls were very old and rotten and a good part of them fell down. That applies to 218 and 220. The rear wall--part of it fell of its own accord. We did not tear it. They left the front wall standing. The windows we broke up; the glass was all broken, and we simply took more

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  • United States
  • English
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