The Vernon Record, TX, 3 Feb 1925 p1 c2

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The Vernon Record, TX, 3 Feb 1925 p1 c2 - ROAD BOND CASE JUDGMENT AGAIN AWARDED COUNTY...
ROAD BOND CASE JUDGMENT AGAIN AWARDED COUNTY Judge James V. Leak Decides in Favor of Defendants in District Court Here—Plaintiffs Here—Plaintiffs File Notice of Appeal to Amarillo Court 1 Je.dgno t w: ■» rendered in favor I of the county by Judge James V. (Leak Friday afternoon in the re rial of th<> road bond east* in district district court here jeeption to the Plaintiffs took ex Judgment and gavi nut All notice of appeal to the court ot civ 1 appeals nf Amarillo. All pleadings pleadings and evidence were presented so fully before Judge l.e.-tk that attorneys attorneys licHcvc the outcome will be finally dci ided by the court, at Amarillo or the supreme court with »ut the necessity uf a new trial. The petition was signed by taxpayers taxpayers of road district No. 4 in this county and asked for a permanent permanent injunction restraining the commissioners court front issuing and sidling 3159.090 worth of I hum I s voted in that district Match 22. 1924. alleging ttint the taxation ari*- ng from tlu* sale would Is* dispm- nortiotmfp and unjust. Tin* suit was triid first on June 2 by Judge P. A Martin, of Wichita Wichita Falls, sitting as yiecinl judge in i district court here, and dismissed j by him. The case was appealed and j a new trial granted. An amended petition was filed * during this term of court setting up matters not contained in the original original petition. Judge J. V Townsend, | county judge of Wilbarger, wi > 1 ifed in place of Judge O. T. Warlick, Warlick, and W. <; McDonald and J. M. Reynolds, county commissloncra. were cited In the places of 4). A. MeCaleb and J. S. Archer, making ihe new judge and commissioners parlies to the suit. A. M. Bourland and It. Cobh, county commissioners, Were renamed. The plaintiffs who signed the petition petition were < C. Hawley. A. M. Hiatt. R. L. Castlelntrv, Lon Byars, F. II. Wright, Ottomav Thieiue. W K. Gandy, A. c. Boget* and H. L. (Harrell. They were represented by Cook, Cook and Cole, local nttor neys. The defendants were represented represented by Berry, Stokes and ki! lough, of Vermni, W. P. Dumas, of play-jDftUfts >T A Stor(l> (listri(, ,|t(or. ney, and <» <). M tornev. Curdy, county at- j

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The Vernon Record (Vernon, Texas)03 Feb 1925, TuePage 1
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