Davis v. Cornwell - 264 U.S. 560 (1924)
U.S. Supreme Court
Davis v. Cornwell, 264 U.S. 560 (1924)
Davis v. Cornwell
Argued February 26, 1924
Decided April 21, 1924
264 U.S. 560
A contract by a railroad to furnish cars on a certain day for interstate transportation as common carrier is void if not provided for in the published tariffs. Chicago & Alton R. Co. v. Kirby, 225 U. S. 155. P. 264 U. S. 561.
66 Mont. 100 reversed.
Certiorari to a judgment of the Supreme Court of Montana affirming a judgment against the agent appointed by the President under the Transportation Act on a special contract to furnish cars, made by a station agent with the plaintiff during the period of federal control of railroads.