No. 4950.

545 S.W.2d 545 (1976)

Sidney S. FRANKE, Appellant, v. Gertrude FRANKE et al., Appellees.

Court of Civil Appeals of Texas, Eastland.

Rehearing Denied January 20, 1977.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Jack Ware, Uvalde, for appellant.

Ralph S. Jackson, Sr., Beeville, for appellees.

McCLOUD, Chief Justice.

The principal question presented is whether trusts created under two wills violate the rule against perpetuities.

Sidney S. Franke and his sister, Gladys Franke Diehl, sued their five brothers and sisters, Gertrude Franke, individually and as executrix of the estates of Elfriede Franke and H. A. Franke, deceased, Arthur T. Franke, Edwin H. Franke, Beatrice Franke Richter, and Clarence B. Franke, seeking a partition and distribution...

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