U.S. Supreme Court
Halferty v. Wilmering, 112 U.S. 713 (1884)
Halferty v. Wilmering
Argued December 2, 1884
Decided January 5, 1885
112 U.S. 713
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that the plaintiff had duly performed all the conditions on his part to be performed admits the performance of a condition precedent in the contract that the plaintiff should deposit a sum of money for his faithful performance thereof.
The facts that make the case are stated in the opinion of the Court.