Recent Important Decisions

Adverse Possession – Color of Title – Written Instrument. – Where the defendant under a parol gift of an entire tract of land, but without any “paper” titlq took actual possession of only a part of the tract, but claimed title up to its well-defined boundaries for the statutory period, it was held, in an action by the heirs of the donor, that the defendant had acquired title to the whole tract. Nelson v. Johnson (Ct. of App., Ky., r92o), 226 S. W. 94.