Friday, January 11, 2008

Contract Act_Practicle Problems_67

P inquired about the price of rifles from H suggested that he might buy fifty lifles. On receiving the quotation, P telegraphed “Send three rifles”. But be­cause of the mistake of the telegraph authorities, the message transmitted was “Send the rifles”. H despatched fifty rifles. P accepted three rifles and re­turned the remaining forty-seven rifles. Is this agreement valid?

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