Hoyt v. Hammekin
Mr. Justice Curtis was necessarily absent when this case was considered and decided.
This was an appeal from the District Court of the United States for the District of Texas.
The facts are stated in the opinion of the court.
It was argued by Mr. Allen, for the appellant, with whom was Mr. Hale, and by Mr. Hughes, for the appellee.
Mr. Justice McLEAN delivered the opinion of the court.