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UNITED STATES EX REL. PAR-LOCK APPLIERS OF NEW JER

March 12, 1943

UNITED STATES to Use of PAR-LOCK APPLIERS OF NEW JERSEY, Inc.,
v.
J.A.J. CONST. CO., Inc., et al.



The opinion of the court was delivered by: KALODNER

Upon consideration of the bill of complaint and the answers thereto, and after hearing the testimony of witnesses and argument of counsel, I make the following

Findings of Fact.

 1. On April 3, 1939, J.A.J. Construction Co., Inc. (hereinafter called the contractor) entered into an agreement with the United States of America for the erection and construction at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, of the public improvement designated as "Philadelphia Defense Housing Project Pa-36011."

 3. On April 21, 1941, the contractor entered into agreements in writing with John W. Lewis, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for the performance of the plumbing, heating and other work required in and about the construction of the public improvement referred to in Finding (1).

 4. On April 21, 1941, at Philadelphia, Pa., Par-Lock Appliers of New Jersey, Inc. (hereinafter called Par-Lock) entered into an agreement with the said Lewis to furnish and install galvanized ducts and other labor and material at said housing project for the price or sum of $39,000.00. It is undisputed that later the agreement was amended to include extras of $1,629.89, making the total $40,629.89.

 5. On May 12, 1941, Lewis authorized the contractor to set aside and guarantee payment to Par-Lock the sum of $39,000.00 by the following letter:

 "May 12, 1941

 "J.A.J. Construction Co., Inc.

 "270 41st Street

 "Brooklyn, N.Y.

 "Gentlemen:

 "We hereby authorize you to set aside and guarantee payment to Parlock Appliers of New Jersey, Inc., 21 Muirheid Ave., Trenton, N.J., for the sum of ...


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