U.S. Supreme Court
Paving Company v. Mulford, 100 U.S. 147 (1879)
Paving Company v. Mulford
100 U.S. 147
A bill filed in the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia by A. against B. and C., alleging that each held certificates of indebtedness belonging to him was, on final hearing, dismissed, and he appealed. Held that as the recovery, if any, must be against the defendants severally, and as the amount claimed from each does not exceed $2,500, this Court has no jurisdiction.
The facts are stated in the opinion of the Court.