No. 13226.

302 F.2d 568 (1962)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff in intervention-Appellee, v. CREST FINANCE COMPANY, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals Seventh Circuit.

May 3, 1962.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Hamilton Clorfene, Harry G. Fins, Chicago, Ill., for appellant.

Lee A. Jackson, Chief, Appellate Section, Kenneth E. Levin, Attorney, U. S. Department of Justice, Washington, D. C., James P. O'Brien, U. S. Atty., Chicago, Ill., Irwin J. Askow, David Levinson, Albert E. Jenner, Jr., C. Harker Rhodes, Jr., Chicago, Ill., for appellee.

A. Bruce Schimberg, Chicago, Ill., Eli S. Silberfeld, New York City, amicus curiæ.

Before DUFFY, KNOCH and CASTLE, Circuit Judges.


This is an interpleader action presenting questions as to lien priority. This Court held (7 Cir., 291 F.2d 1) that the Supreme Court decision in United States v. R. F. Ball Construction Company, 355 U.S. 587, 78 S.Ct. 442, 2 L.Ed.2d 510, was controlling and that the Crest lien was not superior or prior to the lien of the United States. We held "Crest's lien was not choate and perfected as...

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