Docket No. S.F. 20341.

54 Cal.2d 48 (1960)

351 P.2d 321

4 Cal. Rptr. 153

REBECCA P. WOLSTENHOLME, Appellant, v. CITY OF OAKLAND et al., Respondents.

Supreme Court of California. In Bank.

April 22, 1960.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Albert M. Bendich for Appellant.

John W. Collier, City Attorney, and Frederick M. Cunningham, Deputy City Attorney, for Respondents.


Petitioner appeals from a judgment which denied her application for a writ of mandate directing respondents to reinstate her to the position of senior librarian of the Library Department of the City of Oakland, California.

Facts: Petitioner was employed by respondent library board from January 1949 until November 9, 1954, at which time she was discharged from her position as senior librarian by the board of library directors. The board operates...

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