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First National Bank in St. Louis v. Missouri ex rel. Barrett

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United States Supreme Court

263 U.S. 640

First National Bank in St. Louis  v.  Missouri ex rel. Barrett

 Argued: Nov. 21, 22, 1923. --- Decided: Jan 28, 1924

Messrs. Frank H. Sullivan, of St. Louis, Mo., C. A. Severance, of St. Paul, Minn., James C. Jones, of St. Louis, Mo., Wm. J. Hughes, of Washington, D. C., and Lon O. Hocker, of St. Louis, Mo., for plaintiff in error.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 641-643 intentionally omitted]

Mr. James M. Beck, Sol. Gen., of Washington, D. C., for the United States, amicus curiae.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 644-652 intentionally omitted]

Messrs. Merrill E. Otis, of St. Joseph, Mo., Harold R. Small, of St. Louis, Mo., Jesse W. Barrett, of Jefferson City, Mo., Robert C. Morris, of New York City, and Frederick W. Lehmann, Wm. T. Jones, Marion C. Early, and Sam Jeffries, all of St. Louis, Mo., for defendant in error.

[Argument of Counsel from pages 652-654 intentionally omitted]

Mr. Justice SUTHERLAND delivered the opinion of the Court.


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