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"WORTHY OF IMITATION.--A distinguished gentleman of this city, H H , Esquire, having been compelled to SUSPEND, in consequence of the late robbery of the Bank of the United States by the cold-blooded miscreant whose hoary head disgraces the White House, felt himself bound to return an article of dress, purchased as recently as yesterday by his lovely daughter, and who, in every respect, was entitled to wear it, as she would have adorned it, receiving back the price, with a view to put it in the fund he is already collecting to meet the demands of his creditors. It is due to the very respectable firm of Bobbinet & Co.
The reputation of the affair of the pocket-handkerchief was of great service, and creditors relented as they thought of the hardship of depriving a pretty girl of so valuable an appliance.
Her husband had been a captain of a merchant ship, and having had the misfortune to be cast away coming home on a voyage from the West Indies, which would have been very profitable if he had come safe, was so reduced by the loss, that though he had saved his life then, it broke his heart, and killed him afterwards; and his widow, being pursued by the creditors, was forced to take shelter in the Mint.
He tried his new uniform, which became him very handsomely, on the day when the first meeting of the creditors of the unfortunate gentleman took place.
"I shall go to the City now, and I shall ask all our creditors to meet me to-morrow.
'Out?' said the turnkey, 'he'll never get out, unless his creditors take him by the shoulders and shove him out.'
We are quiet here; we don't get badgered here; there's no knocker here, sir, to be hammered at by creditors and bring a man's heart into his mouth.
In these types cases, a very important wrinkle is added that creditors need to be on the lookout for, Generally, is not necessary to file a claim if the creditor agrees with the amount the debtor has listed as due in its Schedules and the debtor has not listed the debt as disputed, contingent or unliquidated.
UNSECURED creditors to collapsed car maker MG Rover are to receive a further PS5.2m from the group's liquidator PwC.
As a bankruptcy attorney for debtors and creditors, I have helped many people get the fresh start they needed and have helped creditors protect their rights through the bankruptcy process.
Earlier this week, Kumho Tire creditors including the Korea Development Bank sent an official document to Kumho Industrial, to ask if it will allow the Chinese tire firm to use the Kumho brand name for 20 years.