Price v Easton

(1833) JELR 80183 (CA)    
Court of Appeal  ·  17 Jan 1833 ·  United Kingdom
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Other Citations
(1833) 4B and AD 433
CORAM
Patteson j,Denman C.J, Littledale J,Taunton J.
Core Terms Beta
plaintiff
defendant
consideration
declaration
promise
judgment
verdict
william price
w. p.
action
allegations
daughter
defendant's hands
patteson j.
rule
sum
wages
advantage
balance of a larger sum
benefit
benefit of the labour of william price
consideration of william price
consideration of w. p.
coupland
court
daughter's portion
defen dant
defendant's request
denman c.j.
fee-simple
husband of the daughter
january 17th
john price
large sum of money
leonard
littledale j.
l. j. k. b.
matter
palmer
plaintiff 131pounds
price
price v. easton
request of the defendant
said sum of 131pounds
said william price
s. c.
taunton j.
tenant
timber carriage

PRICE V. EASTON 4 B. and AD. 431.

JOHN PRICE against EASTON.

Thursday, January 17th, 1833,

Fact

Declaration stated that W. P. owed the plaintiff 131pounds., and that in consideration thereof, and that W. P., at the defendant's request, had promised defendant to work for him at certain wages, and also, in consideration of W. P. leaving the amount which might be earned by him in the defendant's hands, he, the defendant, undertook and promised to pay the plaintiff the said sum of 131pounds. Averment, that W. P. performed his part of the agreement. Judgment arrested, because the plaintiff was a stranger to the consideration.

[S. C. 1 N. and M. 303; 2 L. J. K. B. 51. Approved, v. Pitcher, [1904] 2 Ch. 308.]

Declaration stated that one William Price was indebted to the plaintiff in the sum of 131., being the balance of a larger sum due for the price of a certain timber carriage sold and delivered to him; and that the defendant, in consideration thereof, and in consideration that the said William …

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