Harmon v. Adams - 120 U.S. 363 (1887)
U.S. Supreme Court
Harmon v. Adams, 120 U.S. 363 (1887)
Harmon v. Adams
Submitted January 10, 1887
Decided February 7, 1887
120 U.S. 363
An agreement by the payee of a promissory note to release the maker from the payment of the principal on the payment, in advance each year, until payee's death, of interest at a rate above the legal rate, is no defense in a suit by the payee's executor, without proof of such payment until his death.
Assumption on a promissory note. Judgment for plaintiffs. Defendant sued out this writ of error. The case is stated in the opinion of the Court.