Documents pertain to a case filed by police constable (Duddy) and engineer (Duddy) against company (Newton King Limited) regarding the sale of horses. The plaintiffs claim the defendant company have not paid them their half share of the profit.
Documents include:
1. Declaration of authority to sue
2. Warrant to sue
3. Writ of summons and statement of claim
4. Warrant to defend
5. Statement of defence
6. Summons for joinder of Charles James Preston as a defendant and for stay of proceedings
7. Affidavit of Thomas John Salmon in support of summons for joinder of defendant and stay of proceedings
8. Consent by plainitiffs to order Charles James Preston as a defendant
9. Praecipe to set down case before judge alone
10. Order adding Charles James Preston as a defendant
11. Warrant to defend
12. Statement of defence and counterclaim
13. Statement of defence to counterclaim
14. Warrant to sue
Department
Archives
Production Date
1927
Credit Line
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 
Accession No
ARC2017-780

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