Irwin Feuer et al., Appellants, v. Booth Steamship Co., Appellee, 195 F.2d 529 (2d Cir. 1952)

Annotate this Case
US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit - 195 F.2d 529 (2d Cir. 1952) Argued March 5, 1952
Decided April 17, 1952

On appeal by the libellants from a decree in the admiralty of the District Court for the Southern District of New York, 99 F. Supp. 232, dismissing a libel for loss of cargo due to the stranding of the respondent's vessel on a reef off the port of Maranhao, Brazil.

Bigham, Englar, Jones & Houston, Henry N. Longley, and F. Herbert Prem, all of New York City, for appellants.

Haight, Deming, Gardner, Poor & Havens and Wharton Poor, New York City, argued James McKown, Jr., New York City, of counsel, for appellee.

Before L. HAND, AUGUSTUS N. HAND and CHASE, Circuit Judges.


Affirmed on the opinion below, American Cyanamid Co. v. Booth S.S. Co., D.C., 99 F. Supp. 232.