Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Arthur M. Boal, of New York City (Tompkins, Boal & Tompkins, of New York City, on the brief), for claimant-appellant.
John W. Crandall, of New York City (Hunt, Hill & Betts, of New York City, on the brief), for respondent-appellant.
George C. Sprague, of New York City (Iselin, Riggs, Ferris & Mygatt, Morris Douw Ferris, and H. C. Archibald, all of New York City, on the brief), for libellant-appellee.
Before SWAN, CLARK, and FRANK, Circuit Judges.
Circuit Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.
Writ of Certiorari Denied January 31, 1944. See 64 S.Ct. 523.
CLARK, Circuit Judge.
This is a libel in rem against the S. S. "Lafcomo," owned by claimant, and in personam against respondent, operator of the vessel under a time charter, for damages to a shipment of lily of the valley pips due to their negligent stowage without tarpaulin covering on the foredeck of the vessel during its passage from Rotterdam to New York in November-December, 1939. The court...
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