Silverthorne Lumber Company v. United States
United States Supreme Court
SILVERTHORNE LUMBER COMPANY v. UNITED STATES
Argued: Dec. 12, 1919. --- Decided: Jan 26, 1920
Messrs. Frederic D. McKenney and Myer Cohen, both of Washington, D. C., and William D. Guthrie, of New York City, for plaintiffs in error.
Mr. Assistant Attorney General Stewart, for the United States.
[Argument of Counsel from pages 385-390 intentionally omitted]
Mr. Justice HOLMES delivered the opinion of the Court.