filed: January 19, 1982.
ROBERT BRUCE TARNEF
EUGENIA HOSPITAL AND DR. JOHN WOZNIAK. APPEAL OF DR. JOHN WOZNIAK
Appeal No. 1107 October Term, 1979, from the Order of the Court of Common Pleas, Civil Trial Division, Philadelphia County, June Term, 1973 No. 4876, DiBona, Judge.
Harold B. Marcus, Philadelphia, for appellant.
Mark Mendel, Philadelphia, for Tarnef, appellee.
Walter J. Timby, Jr., Philadelphia, for Eugenia, appellee.
McEwen, Montemuro and Shertz,*fn* JJ.
Author: Per Curiam
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This is an appeal from an order denying a motion for new trial and judgment n.o.v. In light of the fact that the order
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has not been reduced to judgment and docketed,*fn1 we cannot consider the merits of appellant's contentions. "An order denying a motion for a new trial . . . does not constitute an appealable order." Pa.R.A.P. 301(c). Therefore, this appeal is premature and must be quashed. Slagter v. Mix, 441 Pa. 272, 272 A.2d 885 (1971); Richard v. Chester Extended Care Center, 287 Pa. Super. 289, 430 A.2d 290 (1981); Brogley v. Chambersburg Engineering Co., 283 Pa. Super. 562, 424 A.2d 952 (1981).
*fn* Shertz, J., did not participate in the consideration or decision of this case.