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Cobaugh v. Klick-Lewis, Inc.
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Klick-Lewis refused to deliver the car, although Cobaugh got the hole-in-one, claiming it had offered the car as a prize in a charity tournament, but neglected to remove the sign. Cobaugh sued to compel delivery of the car, and the trial court granted summary judgment in his favor. Klick-Lewis appealed.
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