Reports of Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of the State of Indiana Volume 31
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. 1878 edition. Excerpt: ...of votes. There is no record in preservation of that vote. I handed the minutes of the meeting to the Secretary. I have since, with the ofiicers of the company, made diligent search in the ofiice of the company for them, but have been unable to discover anything. The vote was not all cast that day, because Judge Wilson, the day before, granted a temporary injunction, enjoining the voting of stock to the amount of $143,000, which had been issued to Oswald by the company. The stock of all desiring to vote was voted except this. The election was then adjourned for three days. When that time had expired the judge had not decided the case. We adjourned to a subsequent day when we had a final decision dissolving the injunction, when the $143,000 was voted. I know that as much as $37 5,000 of stock was voted on the question of consolidation. The whole amount of stock was near $490,000. All the votes cast were for consolidation. The opponents declined voting. William McLaughlin and Newton Irving were the other judges of the election. La Q. Rawson voted the Oswald stock of $143,000, on a written proxy produced to us. Mr. Rawson Paine and Others v. The Lake Erie and Louisville R. R. Company. has been president of the consolidated road since that time. I do not know the amount of stock present that refused to vote. I think Oswald was not present at any of these meetings. Oswald's total stock was $369,000. The application for injuction was aimed at $303,000 of stock, and temporarily granted as to $143,000; subsequently Rawson voted the whole $369,000." La Q. Rawson testified for the plaintiff: "I was the president of the plaintiff, and I identify her record." The plaintiff then offered in evidence certain entries found...
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