Documents pertain to a case filed by farmer (Martin) against sawmiller (Drysale) regarding the retracted sale and transfer of an estate.
Documents include:
1. Warrant to sue
2. Affidavit of jurisdiction
3. Writ of summons and statement of claim
4. Warrant to defend
5. Statement of defence and counter-claim
6. Statement of defence to counterclaim
7. Praecipe to set down case for hearing
8. Order for discovery
9. Order for discovery
10. Summons for taking of evidence of witness on behalf of plaintiff before the registrar
11. Affidavit by Harold Moule Thomson in support of application to take evidence
12. Affidavit by David Steven in support of application to take evidence
13. Affidavit by James Drysdale in support of application to take evidence
14. Order for examination of Joseph McCluggage
15. Appointment for examination of Joseph McCluggage
16. Notice of motion for leave to set action down for trial
17. Affidavit by William Henry Freeman in support of notice of motion
18. Affidavit of Charles Daniel Martin as to documents
19. Praecipe to seal subpoenas
20. Order to set down action for trial
21. Praecipe to set down case for trial
22. Evidence of witness taken at Stratford pursuant to order of this honourable court
23. Notice of payment into court
4. Affidavit of service of writ
5. Judgement by default
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
ARC2017-826

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