. The issue argued was whether the endorser of a note could bring evidence against its
validity in an action to recover the amount from the maker of the note. CFA decided:
“This witness is incompetent” (CFA, Law Miscellanies, M/CFA/17, Adams Papers, Microfilms
, Reel No. 311).
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2017.