Reports Of Cases Decided In The Appellate Courts Of The State Of Illinois Volume 45

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byIllinois. Appellate Court

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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. 1893 edition. Excerpt: ... C, W. & V. Coal Co. v. Peterson. would incapacitate him from treating with the company in the matter or which could exempt him from being bound by his contracts. He commenced the negotiations and first went with Charley Peterson and talked with A. L. Sweet, general superintendent of the company, about his injury, for the purpose of inducing the company to do something for him. The witnesses are agreed that Sweet denied all liability on the part of the company and charged that the injury was the result of appellee's own negligence, but stated that he would talk with Fred T. Beers, a representative of the company, at the mine where the accident occurred, and that Beers would be authorized to act. Shortly afterward appellee went to the office of the company, either of his own motion or on notice from Beers, and took with him Gust. Backlund, a friend of his own nationality. On this occasion the question of the liability of the company was again discussed and Beers denied such liability. Appellee said that he had worked in the mine, and had given to a collection whenever a man was hurt, and at the time he was hurt he could get no collection because the men quit work. Beers finally agreed to give appellee $50, which was about the amount of the last collection, and appellee executed the release in question, which is as follows: "Seatonville, Iii., Dec. 28, 1889. Received of the Chicago, Wilmington & Vermillion Coal Company, the sum of fifty ($50) dollars, the same being received by me as satisfaction in full of all demands and charges of every kind and character by me held at this time against said company, expressly releasing any and all claims for damages I may have, if I have any against said company, by reason of an injury by me received on...

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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. 1893 edition. Excerpt: ... C, W. & V. Coal Co. v. Peterson. would incapacitate him from treating with the company in the matter or which ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:214 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.45 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217276105

ISBN - 13:9780217276108

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