Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Thomas Searing Jackson, Washington, D. C., with whom Edison W. Mollohan and George Johannes, Washington, D. C., were on the brief, for appellants.
Leslie C. Garnett, Washington, D. C., with whom Samuel F. Beach, Washington, D. C., was on the brief, for appellee.
Before STEPHENS, Chief Judge, and EDGERTON and PRETTYMAN, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit.
Appellants sued to compel conveyance to them of interests in certain West Virginia mineral land, or rights, to which appellee has legal title, and for an accounting. The complaint included substantially the following allegations. Appellants and appellee claimed interests in the property before 1932 but there was a cloud on their title. They all agreed that appellee should try to clear the title "for the benefit of all". Appellee arranged to clear the title...
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