In Re Receivership of Kent & Ogden

Bond of Receiver.


          Know all men by these presents that we,  George  R.  Tolen,  as principal,  John  Hartman  and  O. L.  Means,  as sureties, are held and firmly bound unto State of Indiana for benefit of all interested parties in the penal sum of Seven-thousand ($7000.00) Dollars, for the payment of which well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, our heirs, executors and administrators jointly and severally, firmly by these presents.

         Sealed with our seal and dated this 15th day of November, 1917.  The condition of the bond is, that whereas, the above bound George R. Tolen was, by the Shelby Circuit Court of Shelby County, Indiana, on the 15th day of November, 1917, appointed receiver in a cause of action therein pending, wherein  George  H.  Kent  was plaintiff and  William  H.  Ogden,  as surviving partner of the  F. H. Kent  Construction Company, William H. Ogden and  Albert  F.  Wray,  as administrator of the estate of  Frank  H.  Kent,  deceased, were defendants.

          Now, if the said George R. Tolen, as such receiver, shall faithfully discharge the duties of his trust therein, and obey the orders of said court and shall faithfully and honestly account for all moneys and property that may come into his hands, then this obligation to be void, otherwise to be and remain in full force and effect.

Signed: George R. Tolen
John Hartman
O. L. Means

          Approved and dated this 15th day of November, 1917.

Signed: Alonzo Blair,
Judge Shelby Circuit Court.


Probate #5270

George H. Kent
Wm. H. Ogden et al

Answer  of  Debt

Albert F. Wray, Admin.
of  Estate of  Frank  H.  Kent,  deceased

filed Nov. 15, 1917
Cecil B. Collins,
Clerk Shelby Circuit Court

Wray & Sullivan, attys.

State  of  Indiana    X    In  the  Circuit  Court
Shelby  Count       X     October Term, 1917

George  H.  Kent              X
           vs.                         X    Probate No. 5270
Wm. H. Ogden and          X
Albert F. Wray, admin.     X
of Est. of Frank H. Kent   X
deceased                          X

Comes now, Albert F. Wray, administrator of the Estate of  Frank H. Kent, deceased, defendant and for answers to the plaintiffs complaint and Petition in the above entitled cause says, that he specifically denies each material allegation therein contained.

Signed:  Albert F. Wray, admin. of
                   the Estate of Frank H. Kent,

Transcribed by Melinda Moore Weaver.

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