Reports of Cases Determined in the Appellate Courts of Illinois Volume 213

Reports of Cases Determined in the Appellate Courts of Illinois Volume 213

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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. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...that writ was returned and recited that a demand had been made and that it was "unexecuted as to the within described property." On September1, 1917, the defendant entered its appearance, and, on the 17th day of the same month, the court entered an order granting leave to the plaintiff to file a statement of claim in trover instanter and ordered the defendant to file an affidavit of merits within 5 days. A state See Illinois Nome Digest, Voil. X! to XV, and Cumulative Quarterly, lame topic and section number. Burge v. Englewood M. C. and G. Co., 213 Ill. App. 357. ment of claim in trover was accordingly filed and set up: (1) That the plaintiff was the owner of said Ford automobile of the value of $372.75, and that, being the owner, was entitled to the possession of the property on August 5, 1917; that the said automobile being then in the possession of the defendant, the latter, knowing the said automobile to be the property of the plaintiff, "by contriving and intending to injure the plaintiff in this behalf," has not since the 5th day of August, 1917, delivered the automobile to the plaintiif although often requested so to do, and afterwards, to wit, on the 5th day of August, 1917, converted and disposed of the same to its own use to the damage of the plaintiff in the sum of $500; (2) that the plaintiff was on August 5, 1917, the owner of and entitled to the possession of the said automobile in the value of $372.75; that the said automobile was on August 3, 1917, left with the defendant, then in the business of conducting a public garage in the City of Chicago; that it then and there "undertook to and did, for hire, agree with the plaintiff therein to keep her said property herein described until she more

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  • Paperback | 258 pages
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  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236866452
  • 9781236866455