Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.

THE GREAT BACKING CASE.

■ - ■ ■■♦ The ease of tbe Bank of New Zealand v Wilson, Talne and 00., and tbe orossaotion were oonoluded In tbe Supreme Oourr, Dunedin on Thursday- The bank claimed £2507 15s lid, due on overdraft and on bills. In the cross-action Messrs Wilson, Talne and 00., claimed £10,000 damages for Injury to their oredlt through the bank's having dishonored their ebequss for wool bought, while their wool aeooont was In funds. The two aetfons were for the sake of oonvenlenoe heard as one. Mr Hsgglt, with Mr F R. Ohapaman appeared for tha bank, and Sir Robert Stoat, with Mr J. MseGregor, for Msetrs Wilson, Talne aod Oc. Oounsel addressed the jury and Mr Justloe Williams summed up. The jury, after an absence of three hours, retorned a verdlot giving Messrs Wilson, Talne and Oof, damages £6000, the bank getting a verdlot In the other oase. 'The bank will Set alltogetbsr for the overdraft, overdue Ills, eto, roughly about £3500, and Messrs Wilson, Talne and O j., therefore reoelve £1500.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/AG18890622.2.23.5

Bibliographic details

THE GREAT BACKING CASE., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2155, 22 June 1889

Word Count
173

THE GREAT BACKING CASE. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2155, 22 June 1889

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.

Working