E. A. SOLOMON & P. R. VANDERPUYE .
V.
J. D. K. BOTCHWAY

JELR 81066 (WACA)    
West Africa Court of Appeal  ·  West Africa [For WACA cases]
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1943 9 WACA 127-136
CORAM
COR. KINGDON, GRAHAM PAUL, C.JJ., AND MARTHY, J.
Core Terms Beta
defendant-appellant
second plaintiff
child of the said jacob vanderpuye
father’s estate
p. r. vanderpuye
share of the rents
father’s property
learned trial judge
further evidence
charge of several properties of the said jacob
supreme court
defendant j. d. k. botch
children of such marriages
following form
estate of the late jacob vanderpuye
sea view house
cole v
late father
eldest son of the deceased panticus cole
charge of any personal estate
statement of claim
amended form
respondents’ counsel
amount of such share
present case
native law
plaintiff e. a. solomon
natural justice
native tribunal
plaintiff p. r. vanderpuye
sierra leone
properties of the said jacob
head of the family

 KINGDON, C.J., NIGERIA, GRAHAM PAUL, C.J., SIERRA LEONE AND M’CARTHY, J., GOLD COAST. (Read by the President). The writ issued by the plaintiffs in this case was in the following form:- “The plaintiff E. A. Solomon is a nephew of the late Jacob “Vanderpuye of Accra. The plaintiff P. R. Vanderpuye is the eldest “child of the said Jacob Vanderpuye. The defendant J. D. K. Botch- “way has been in charge of several properties of the said Jacob “Vanderpuye which properties have been yielding rents and profits as “from June, 1935. The plaintiffs” claim on behalf of themselves and as “representing the nephew, children and other members of the family “of the late Jacob Vanderpuye of Accra, is for a declaration as against “the defendant that they the plaintiffs are entitled to a share of the “rents and profits accruing from the properties of the said Jacob “Vanderpuye and for payment to the plaintiff of such share. “And for an injunction to restrain the defendant and hit agents “and servants f…

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