East Tennessee, Va. & Ga. R. Co. v. Southern Tel. Co.
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125 U.S. 695 (1888)
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U.S. Supreme Court
East Tennessee, Va. & Ga. R. Co. v. Southern Tel. Co., 125 U.S. 695 (1888)
East Tennessee, Virginia and Georgia Railroad
Company v. Southern Telegraph Company
Submitted December 13, 1887
Argued March 20, 1888
Decided April 9, 1888
125 U.S. 695
It being made to appear that one party to this suit had sold out to the other, and that the suit was prosecuted by the purchasing party for his own benefit, the Court of its own motion, after notice and hearing, dismissed the case.