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1903 Excerpt: ...end-line of plaintiff's lots. Upon one of
plaintiff's lots is a dwelling-house, in which he resides, and on
the other is a stable and carriage-house, used by plaintiff. Some
eight or nine years prior to September, 1889, (the date of
defendant's purchase, ) all these lots were owned by one Cook, who
constructed a sewer from the dwelling-house on the westerly lot of
the two fronting on Pine Street, and which passed under the stable
upon the other Pine-Street lot and continued across the
Jones-Street lot (now owned by defendant), and connected with the
public sewer on Jones Street, said Pine-Street lots being too low
to connect with the sewer on Pine Street. After the construction of
the sewer plaintiff became the owner of the lot on which is the
dwelling-house and the stable lot, and the Jones-Street lot became
the property of one Mrs. Martin, and she contracted to.sell them to
one Thomas Magee for the sum of $45,000. To enable him to pay for
said property, Magee borrowed from Boyd and Davis $35,000, and gave
his promissory note therefor, and entered into a written contract
with them by which the conveyance from Mrs. Martin should be made
to them as security for said loan, that Magee might sell any or all
of said lots, the purchase money to be paid to them and credited
upon said note until it should be fully paid, they to convey to the
purchasers, and that, in case of foreclosure, Magee was also to pay
a reasonable attorney's fee. Magee paid for the property, and the
deed therefor was made to Boyd and Davis. Magee, in April, 1888,
sold the Pine-Street lot to plaintiff, and joined with Boyd and
Davis in the conveyance, and at the same time, in a separate
instrument, Magee granted to the plaintiff an easement upon the
Jones-Street lot for the perpetual maintenan...
|Country of origin:
California Supreme Court
||246 x 189 x 17mm (L x W x T)
||Paperback - Trade
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