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Documents associated with: lawsuit, Johnson v. Whistler
Record 8 of 13

System Number: 12201
Date: 13 October 1877
Author: William Robert Grove[1]
Place: London
Recipient: James Anderson Rose[2]
Place: London
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC K2
Document Type: ALS[3]


'Johnson v Whistler'[4]

UPON HEARING the Solicitors or Agents on both Sides and upon reading the Affidavit of John Johnson
I DO ORDER that the Plaintiff shall be at liberty to sign final judgment in this action for the amount indorsed on the Writ with Interest, if any, and costs to be taxed

DATED the 12th day of Octr 1877

W. R. Grove

[p. 2] Mr J. A. Rose
Def[endan]ts Sol[icito]r
11 Salisbury Street

Edmund Newman
Plts [ie Plaintiffs'] Solr
15 Cliffords Inn

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1.  William Robert Grove
William Robert Grove (1811-1896), barrister, judge (1871) and Privy Councillor (1887) [more].

2.  James Anderson Rose
James Anderson Rose (1819-1890), solicitor [more].

3.  ALS
'93' was written in the upper left hand corner of p. 1 in another hand. The legal documents kept by Rose on each case were given the same number.

4.  'Johnson v Whistler'
Written in left margin. To right of this is printed, at right angles, 'QBD 1875'. The case, that of Whistler v. Johnson, concerns JW's non-payment of his coal bill (see #12188).