C. H. Harrison v M. J. Grant [item]
Documents pertain to a case filed by a farmer (Harrison) against a married woman (Grant) regarding fraudulent representation of purchased land. The land in question was under lease on the West Coast Settlement Reserves. Includes a list of interrogatories, a praecipe to set down action for trial before Judge and Jury of 12, copies of correspondence pertaining to the case, two photographs of farmland near a stream, particulars of land sales and procedures from land and commission agents, two maps of the property, a charging order, a writ of sale against the plaintiff, and a note claiming the judgment has been satisfied.
See: Taranaki Scandals The Court Record Collection page for more details on the collection and other interesting cases. http://pukeariki.com/Heritage-Collections/Taranaki-Scandals
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