Reports of Cases Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of Missouri Volume 219

Reports of Cases Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of Missouri Volume 219

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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: ...had recorded the letter that you thought was "N" as "W," did your son speak to you about it? A. No, he didn't speak to me until after he had come to town and got the papers and had it fixed, and I think my wife told me. Q. What did you say about it? A. Well, I don't know just what I did say about it, I couldn't tell. Q. Did you express your satisfaction with it? A. Yes, sir; as near as I remember. Q. Don't remember exactly what you said? A. No, sir; but I was glad it was corrected. Defendants introduced several witnesses who testified in their judgment that the land in controversy was worth not more than $25 per acre. Judge Brawford, of lawful age, being produced, sworn and examined on the part of the plaintiff, testified as follows: Dmscr EXAMINATION: Q. What is your business? A. Loan and real estate. Q. How long have you been engaged in that business? A. About twenty. Chllders v. Pickenpaugh. five years. Q. How long-have you lived in this county? A. About fifty years. Q. Are you acquainted with the west half of the nothwest quarter of section 8, township 65, range 20; and also the north half of the northeast quarter of section 7, township 65, range 20, this county? A. Yes, sir. Q. Tell the court what that land was worth on the 29th day of August, 1903, and is worth now, in your judgment? A. From $30 to $35 an acre. Q. And is worth that now? A. Yes, sir. Q. You are acquainted with the land Pickenpaugh conveyed to his father about the 26th of April last? A. That was in section 7. Q. The land conveyed to his father on the 26th of April, what is that worth? A. I think about the same as the other; same kind of land. Mr. Underwood, the recorder of deeds of Putnam county, testified in part more

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  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236912314
  • 9781236912312