Income Tax Keyed to Lind
Allen v. Commissioner
Mary Frances Allen (Plaintiff) visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Sunday January 21, 1945. Sometime in the two hours she was there, her brooch valued at $2,400 came detached from her dress. She realized this before leaving the museum and notified a guard and searched the rooms in which she had been. She notified the jewelry store at which the brooch was purchased and they put a notice in the New York Times and the Herald offering a $200 reward. Plaintiff also filed a police report for the missing brooch.
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