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Alton Company v. United States (287 U.S. 229)

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United States Supreme Court

287 U.S. 229

Alton Company  v.  United States

 Argued: Oct. 10, 11, 1932. --- Decided: Dec 5, 1932


appeal from the District Court of the United States for the Northern District of Illinois.

Messrs. Frank H. Towner and Silas H. Strawn, both of Chicago, Ill., for appellant.

The Attorney General and Mr. J. Stanley Payne, of Washington, D.C., for appellees.

Mr. Justice BRANDEIS delivered the opinion of the Court.


This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States federal government (see 17 U.S.C. 105).