Ballance v. Papin
60 U.S. 342 (1856)

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Ballance v. Papin, 60 U.S. 19 How. 342 342 (1856)

Ballance v. Papin

60 U.S. (19 How.) 342

Syllabus

Under the circumstances described in the preceding case, if there was no sufficient evidence of a survey under the act of 1823, the title claimed under that act could not be held superior to that claimed under a patent issued in the interval between the act of 1823 and the alleged survey.

Page 60 U. S. 343

This case was similar in most of its features to the preceding case.

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