Campbell Hooven Owens Rentschler Case Opened Yesterday

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Campbell Hooven Owens Rentschler Case Opened Yesterday - E P O S I T Committee Address the Holme...
E P O S I T Committee Address the Holme submitted he by a measure be heart is. the to to Taken in New York in the Owens Kentschler Case Opened Yesterday, Sopt. Lfiiiiit), of the Southern Trunt Company, nnd I', s. Senator Cnlvln 8. Ilrlrn Tell Vh»t They Know of U» of Kx.CoTernor Cmnp- ' ' Stock and ttn Snl*;'' In the case of Ex Governoii'James E. against George ^" Rentschlar and others, the depositions which were But *** tuiiuui. uuaiuvaa. in New York city, ; by Judson Harmon business not the necessity from bond friends, p-old be withdrawn i ! [n . i | James E. Camjfcll. the plaintiff in for the plaintiff, and Walter B. Joh^'A. McMahon for the «le- yesterday ky Judge Alex F. rlnjfe and John A. McMahon and in a condensed form as follows: The treasurer, E. R. Leland, of the Southern Trust company, upon examination by Mr. McMaken, made the following That lit had been connected j the Southern "'Trust company since since' the summerof iS?Q, and that the dealings of the company with er-Governor James E Campbell, dated before his connection ' the company. Further Mr. Leland ' that when he become associated with the Southern Trust company, it held given by Messrs. James E. Campbell Owens. That the notes were secured by stock in the Hooven, Owens Rentschler company and started out with two notes for £25,000 etch, in addition to which wab a draft of James E Campbell on X. IIuglHs for $,-4.030 There were three dated J u n e zS, 1-90, two of f^r 525,900 each, secured by 115 shares ITooven. Owens Rentschler stock and for Si6ooo secured by seventy-six I of the same stock. Each of the j above notes run for 30 days from date, but renewed three times, the last renewal maturing Oct. 26, 1890 Mr. Leland then read several letters which he hid written ex-Governor Campbell on the points in question and also the and telegrams which passed between himself and the ex-governor, concerning the proposed taking of the notes. It was then shown that after a lengthy correspondence, that y£ HEWS lias bonds greenbacks Cities, 1S93. which of the Hooven, Owens Rentschler stock -.vere sold, February 4, 1^91, P | at Adrian par to II. E. Muller R. Son. Chapman, a member of the firm of Moore : Schley, The depositions xo on to state that Mr. afterwards gave ex-Governor Campbell an option on the purchase of 109 Hooven, Owen Furtber tbere was a r. 197 shares of Rentschler stock. lengthy examination and cross examination of the witness concerning the correspondence and business transacted with ex Governor Campbell. There is also given with this deposition a tabulated statement of the accounts and of the Hooven, Owens Rentschler Co. Mr. McMahon then examined United Slates Senator Calvin S. Brice, who in a few words told what be knew transaction of ex-Governor Campbell with the Southern Trust company. Upon cross examination by Mr. Harmon, Senator said that he himself has had several with Peter Schwab, who was in New York, concerning the taking up of the Hooveu, Owens Rentschler stock owned by Ex-Governor Campbell and Mr. Owens, by Hamilton parties. In these depositions of the two witnesses. E. R. '.eland and Senator Calvin S. a full account of the matt-r under discussion is given in detail. siderable

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  1. The Hamilton Daily Republican,
  2. 08 Dec 1894, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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