Documents pertain to a case filed by gardener (White) against company (The United Service Bus Company) regarding a motor vehicle accident between the plaintiff and a bus belonging to the defendant company. Judgement was ruled in favour of the plaintiff.
Documents include:
1. Affidavit as to place where cause of action arose
2. Warrant by plaintiff to solicitor to sue
3. Writ of summons and statement of claim
4. Warrant to defend
5. Statement of defence
6. Order for discovery
7. Praecipe to set down case for trial
8. Notice for jury of twelve
9. Praecipe to seal subpoenas
10. Praecipe to seal subpoena
11. Praecipe to seal subpoena
12. Praecipe to seal subpoena
13. Praecipe for sheriff's fee for drawing jury
14. Summons to show cause against order for special jury
15. Affidavit in support of summons for special jury
16. Further particulars
17. Summons for commission to take evidence
18. Affidavit in support of summons for commission to examine witness
19. Praecipe to seal subpoena
20. Affidavit of service
21. Order for permission to take evidence at Auckland
22. Praecipe for subpoena on behalf of defendant
23. Praecipe for sealing commission
24. Order for special jury
25. Praecipe for witness for defendant
26. Evidence taken on commission before the Registrar, Supreme Court Auckland on Thursday the 1st. day of December 1927
27. Commission for examination of witnesses
28. Affidavit of documents
29. Amended statement of defence
30.Judgment
31. Plaintiff's claim for costs
32. Magistrates notes of evidence in case of Police V Smith
33. Miscellaneous documents
Department
Archives
Production Date
1927-1928
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
ARC2017-843

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