U.S. Supreme Court
Harmon v. Adams, 120 U.S. 363 (1887)
Harmon v. Adams
Submitted January 10, 1887
Decided February 7, 1887
120 U.S. 363
An agreement by the payee of a promissory note to release the maker from the payment of the principal on the payment, in advance each year, until payee's death, of interest at a rate above the legal rate, is no defense in a suit by the payee's executor, without proof of such payment until his death.
Assumption on a promissory note. Judgment for plaintiffs. Defendant sued out this writ of error. The case is stated in the opinion of the Court.