Ohio Law Reporter Volume 6

Ohio Law Reporter Volume 6

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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. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...out during the summer and fall of 1896. There is a credit of $90 given by the railroad company for the reimbursement of lake freightage advanced during this time.. With things in this condition, in 1896 the lumber company became insolvent, and a receiver was appointed. On December 1, 1896, the railroad company brought its action in the state court against Putnam for $2,917.29, on account of the lake freight advanced by it. An order of attachment against Putnam as a non-resident was levied on the lumber in question then in the hands of the railroad company. Thereupon Putnam removed his case to the court below. He was desirous of giving a redelivery bond and regaining powession of the lumber; but the attorneys for the. railroad company advised him that, although he gave the bond, the railroad company would not handle his_cars, nor allow any one to trespass upon its property. for the purpose of switching them, unless its claim for freight advanced was paid. The railroad company passed into the hands of a receiver, and Putnam sold his lumber en bloc to the Bennett Bros. Lumber Company, giving the latter a bond to indemnify it against the claim of the railroad company. Thereupon. on August 28. 1897. the Bennett Bros._Lumber Company filed 'a petition in the foreclosure case tor an order directing the receiver to deliver the lumber to the petitioner "upon such terms and conditions as may be eqwitable and proper." The court allowed the petition and ordered the receiver to turn over the lumber to the petitioner upon the delivery to him of a bond in the sum of $5,000. "conditioned that said petitioner shall pay or cause to be paid to said receiver all moneys that shall finally be adjudged to be due said receiver on the said...show more

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  • Paperback | 356 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 635g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236867289
  • 9781236867285