No. ___, original.

292 U.S. 313 (1934)


Supreme Court of United States.

Decided May 21, 1934.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Messrs. Frederic R. Coudert and Dean Emery, with whom Messrs. Ethelbert Warfield, Frederic R. Kellogg, and Howard Thayer Kingsbury were on the brief, for the Principality of Monaco.

Mr. J.A. Lauderdale, Assistant Attorney General of Mississippi, and Mr. Greek L. Rice, Attorney General, with whom Mr. W.W. Pierce, Assistant Attorney General, was on the brief, for Mississippi.

MR. CHIEF JUSTICE HUGHES delivered the opinion of the Court.

The Principality of Monaco asks leave to bring suit in this Court against the State of Mississippi upon bonds issued by the State and alleged to be the absolute property of the Principality.

The proposed declaration sets forth four causes of action. Two counts are upon bonds known as Mississippi Planters' Bank Bonds, dated March 1, 1833, the first count...

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