albert hammaker litigation 1915
Maxwell car. VERDICT IX HAMMAKER CASE Perry County Jury Gives Funeral Expenses For Children . Special to The Telegraph New Bloomfield, Jan. 23. Yesterday the jury in the' case of Albert Ham - maker against Watts township to re cover damages in the deaths of his two little daughters who were killed about a year ago when an oil wagon slid over an embankment, awarded him ?o5 to cover the cost of the fu neral of each child. Hammaker had brought suit against the township for maintaining bad roads. He asked, damages amounting to $5,000 for' each child. - A motion will be made for a new trial.