No. 19042.

302 F.2d 127 (1962)

MARINE DRILLING, INC., Appellant, v. Arthur LANDRY, Minor, through Stanley L. Landry, next friend, Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit.

April 27, 1962.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

George W. Healy, III, New Orleans, La. (W. Eugene Davis and Phelps, Dunbar, Marks, Claverie & Sims, New Orleans, La., of counsel), for appellant.

Meredith T. Holt, Lake Charles, La., Baker, Lamson & Plessala, Port Arthur, Tex., Cavanaugh, Hickman, Brame & Holt, Lake Charles, La. (O. I. Baker, Port Arthur, Tex., of counsel), for Arthur Landry, plaintiff-appellee.

Before HUTCHESON, CAMERON and GEWIN, Circuit Judges.


This is an appeal from a judgment of the United States District Court of the Eastern District of Louisiana, awarding plaintiff $812.00 for maintenance and cure, in a suit under the Jones Act, 46 U.S.C.A. § 688, precipitated by an injury sustained by the plaintiff-appellee while employed as a roustabout aboard the off shore submersible drilling rig, American Tidelands 101, on June 9, 1957.1

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