Reports of Cases Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of Missouri Volume 268

Reports of Cases Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of Missouri Volume 268

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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. 1917 edition. Excerpt: ...the sufiiciency of these pleadings. Barring particular references to the plaintiff in each case, the material allegations are the same, in substance, in both, and for convenience they will be considered together. The petitions are substantially as follows: After pleading the marital relation existing between the parties plaintiff, they allege that the husband, Phillip Kohnle, for a valuable consideration rented of Thomas H. Swope, through an agent named S. W. Spangler, a certain house, the property of said Swope, for residential purposes, located in Kansas City, Missouri; that at the time said agent, Spangler, represented the property was in good repair and safe condition for the purpose for which it was let, and agreed, as a part of the contract of rental, to keep the same in good repair during said term; that acting under and influenced by the representations of Spangler, as the agent of Swope, the plaintiff Phillip Kohnle entered upon the premises and took possession and occupied the house thereon as a residence and was so occupying same with his wife at the time she received the injuries hereinafter set forth; that the representations as to the condition of said house were false, and as a matter of fact the under side of the boards and stringers constituting the kitchen floor of said house were, before, at the time of and after said letting of the property to Phillip Kohnle, in a decayed, Kohnle v. Paxton. rotten and dangerous condition; that said condition was latent, hidden and unknown to these plaintiffs. but was known to the said Thomas H. Swope and to his agent, Spangler, or could have been known to them by the exercise of such care as ordinarily prudent persons use under like or similar circumstances, and that said more

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  • Paperback | 306 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 16mm | 549g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236855698
  • 9781236855695