Bloomington (Monroe County, Indiana) Telephone, March 17, 1936, p. 5.
DAMAGE SUIT ENDS IN DRAW
The trial of the damage suit of William Girtman against Homer Powell and the
counter claim of Powell ended in a draw Saturday when the jury returned a
verdict finding for the defendant on the damage suit and for the plaintiff
on the counter claim. The verdict means that no judgment was awarded to
The suits were filed in connection with a collision of cars driven by the
two men that occurred on State Road 45 east of Bloomington. The case was
started Friday and went to the jury at 5 PM Saturday. The verdict was
returned at 5:45 PM.