Supreme Court of Judicature

Supreme Court of Judicature

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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. 1883 edition. Excerpt: ...and threshed being 255 bushels. Said Baker was present at and superintended the threshing. The wheat was all threshed at one place and run from the machine into one pile, before any division thereof. The plaintiff was present at the threshing, with sacks, to receive the third of the wheat due him under the lease, of which said Baker then had notice; and when said threshing was finished, and before any division thereof, the plaintiff demanded of Baker the delivery to him of onethird of said wheat under said lease; said Baker refused to deliver to plaintiff said third or any part thereof. After said demand, and on the same day that it was made, the defendant Scott came with wagons, teams and sacks, to said wheat; whereupon said Baker divided said wheat, in the presence of the plaintiff, putting two-thirds thereof in sacks belonging to said Baker in one pile, as his share under said lease, and the remaining third in the sacks furnished by said Scott in another pile. Said Scott assisted in said division and hauled away and converted to his own use the third of said wheat put into his sacks as aforesaid. When said division was being made, said plaintiff notified said Scott that one-third of said wheat was due him under said lease, and forbade the removal by Scott of the wheat put into his sacks. Said Scott had no right or title to the third of the wheat received by him as aforesaid, or any part thereof. Said Baker kept and converted to his own use the two-thirds of said wheat put Scott et al. v. Ramsey. into his sacks as aforesaid. The plaintiff has received no part of said wheat or anything in payment or satisfaction of his right to one-third thereof. At the time that Scott received the third of said wheat from Baker, the market price more

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  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 435g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236747143
  • 9781236747143