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Livingstone v. Evans
Citation:3 W.W.R. 453, 4 D.L.R. 769 (1925)
Immediately upon the receipt of this telegram the plaintiff wrote accepting the offer. The defendant, Thomas J. Evans, through his agent, wrote to the plaintiff offering to sell him the land in question for $1,800 on terms. On the day that he received this offer the plaintiff wired this agent as follows: ‘Send lowest cash price. Will give $1,600 cash. Wire.’ The agent replied to this by telegram as follows: ‘Cannot reduce price.’
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