No. 33.

314 U.S. 423 (1941)


Supreme Court of United States.

Decided December 15, 1941.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Mr. Melvin H. Siegel, with whom Assistant Solicitor General Fahy, Assistant Attorney General Shea, and Mr. Paul A. Sweeney were on the brief, for the United States.

No appearance for respondents.

MR. JUSTICE BYRNES delivered the opinion of the Court.

This case involves the application of § 3466 of the Revised Statutes to a claim of the United States under the National Housing Act in an equity receivership proceeding in a state court.

The St. James Distillery, a corporation, executed a note to the Industrial Bank and Trust Company of St. Louis on September 23, 1935. On July 14, 1936, the Bank endorsed the note and delivered it to the Federal Housing...

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