Series 3
Legal files, 1919-1982
Boxes 371-378

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of legal files relating to Robert W. Woodruff's personal and professional life. The personal legal files cover topics such as Ichauway Plantation, Woodruff's personal holding and investment companies as well as files relating to his family. The professional legal files focus on Coca-Cola and its competition, including a 1940 legal battle with Lifesavers Corporation over their "Cola"-flavored candy. There are also files relating to the "Imitator," as Coca-Cola Company employees called Pepsi-Cola, including a biography of Walter S. Mack, Jr., the president of Pepsi-Cola.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order.

Box Folder Content
371 1 Acklin, Arthur A., 1929-1945
371 2 Acmaro Securities Corporation, 1932-1956
371 3 Adams, George T., 1927-1946
371 4 Advertising & Selling, "Cigarette Percentage Claims," 1941
371 5 Ambassador Oil Corporation, 1955-1957
371 6 Blue Ridge Investment Company, 1924-1937
371 7 Bowling, Raymond W., 1948
371 8 Chero-Cola Company, 1919
371 9 Coca-Cola Bottling Company, 1953
371 10 Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Oregon, Inc., 1950-1953
371 11 Coca-Cola Bottling, Inc., Seattle and Everett, Washington territories, 1950-1951
371 12 Coca-Cola Bottling, Inc., Tacoma, Washington plant and Olympia and Centralia, Washington depots, 1951
371 13 Coca-Cola Company, 1919-1952
371 14 Coca-Cola Company, Annual meeting, 1944
371 15 Coca-Cola Company, Brecon Loading Company, 1941
371 16 Coca-Cola Company, Consolidated sales report, 1945-1946
371 17 Coca-Cola Company, Converting to a holding company, 1933
371 18 Coca-Cola Company, Directors of Coca-Cola Bottling Companies, 1945
371 19 Coca-Cola Company: LaSalle Coca-Cola Bottling Company, Flint and Lansing, Michigan [branch consolidation], 1951
371 20 Coca-Cola Company, Legal, 1930-1938
371 21 Coca-Cola Company, Legal, 1939-1940
372 1 Coca-Cola Company, Officers, 1945
372 2 Coca-Cola Company, "Plans for the Retirement of the Authorized and Outstanding Class 'A' Stock of the Coca-Cola Company," undated
372 3 Coca-Cola Company, Preliminary annual report, 1945
372 4 Coca-Cola Company, Recapitalization plan, 1945
372 5 Coca-Cola Company, Speeches, 1938-1940
372 6 Coca-Cola Company, Stock, 1944-1945
372 7 Coca-Cola Company, Sugar purchasing, 1945
372 8 Coca-Cola Company, Taxes, 1945
372 9 Coca-Cola Company of Canada Limited v. Pepsi-Cola Company of Canada Limited, 1940-1941
372 10 Coca-Cola International Corporation, 1940-1949
372 11 Coca-Cola International Corporation, Recapitalization plan, 1945
372 12 Continental Gin Company, 1941
372 13 Cowan, C.B., 1946
372 14 Curtis, James F., 1935
372 15 Elder, Eleanor H., 1934-1936
372 16 Emory University, 1945
372 17 "Future of the Soft Drink Industry," 1939
372 18 Gardner, O. Max, 1940
372 19 George, Walter F., Confidential, 1934-1944
372 20 Guaranty Investment Company, 1919-1935
372 21 Guaranty Trust Company of New York, 1945
372 22 "High Point, North Carolina Distribution Survey, 1941"
372 23 Hirsch, Harold, Confidential, 1931-1938
372 24 Hobbs, William J., 1954
372 25 Hodgson, E.R. ["Ned"], Jr., 1944
372 26 Ichauway Plantations, Inc., 1935-1943
373 1 Jackson County, Georgia farm, 1939
373 2 Jones, K.L., 1920
373 3 Land Development Company, 1935-1941
373 4 Lifesavers Corporation, 1940 [1 of 2]
373 5 Lifesavers Corporation, 1940 [2 of 2]
373 6 Lipscomb, Lamar Rutherford, 1944
373 7 Lott, M.F., 1943
373 8 McClure, John P., 1945
373 9 McGovern, Frank E., 1935-1938
373 10 Mack, Walter S., Jr., 1939-1941
373 11 Mack, Walter S., Jr., Biography, 1940
373 12 Mount Bernard Farm [Goochland County, Virginia], 1942-1947
373 13 Mount Bernard Farm [Goochland County, Virginia], 1948 [1 of 2]
374 1 Mount Bernard Farm [Goochland County, Virginia], 1948 [2 of 2]
374 2 Nehi Corporation, 1938
374 3 New York [State of], State Commission against Discrimination, 1945
374 4 The New York Times Research Department, "A Study of Carbonated Beverages in the New York City Market," 1939
374 5 Nunnally, Winship, undated
374 6 Nunnally & McCrea Company, 1916
374 7 Pepsi-Cola Company, 1936-1940
374 8 Pepsi-Cola Company v. Coca-Cola Company, 1938-1939
374 9 Pepsi-Cola Company v. Coca-Cola Company, 1940-1942
374 10 Pepsi-Cola Company, "Opposition to Application for Registration of the Word Pepsi-Cola," 1938
374 11 Piedmont Securities Company, 1924-1955
374 12 Possum Trading Company, 1944-1945
374 13 Revenue Act, 1932
374 14 Revenue Bill, 1943
374 15 Rogers, Gloria, Trust, 1938-1942
374 16 Root, C.J., 1940
374 17 Roxa-Kola, 1940
375 1 Sibley, John A., 1929-1940
375 2 Sibley, John A., Soap Creek property, 1939
375 3 Taxes, undated
375 4 Trust Company of Georgia, 1925
375 5 Waldo Investment Corporation, 1932-1943
375 6 Waldo Investment Corporation, 1944
375 7 Waldo Investment Corporation, 1945-1946
375 8 [62] Waverly Way, 1923-1925
375 9 Woodruff, Emily and Ernest, Foundation, 1932-1954
375 10 Woodruff, Ernest, Estate, 1932-1945
375 11 Woodruff, Ernest, Estate, 1946-1948
376 1 Woodruff, Ernest, Life insurance, 1940-1944
376 2 Woodruff, Ernest, Powers of attorney, 1924
376 3 Woodruff, Ernest, Trust agreements, 1932
376 4 Woodruff, George, 1933-1949
376 5 Woodruff, Henry F., Estate, 1935-1947
376 6 Woodruff, Henry F., Estate, 1948 [1 of 2]
376 7 Woodruff, Henry F., Estate, 1948 [2 of 2]
376 8 Woodruff, Henry F., Estate, 1949-1950
376 9 Woodruff, Henry F., Taxes, 1943
376 10 Woodruff, Henry F., Trust, 1927-1943
377 1 Woodruff, Henry F., Trust, 1944-1950
377 2 Woodruff, Henry F., Will, 1946
377 3 Woodruff, Nell Hodgson, Insurance, 1945
377 4 Woodruff, Nell Hodgson, Power of attorney, 1924
377 5 Woodruff, Nell Hodgson, Trust for Nell Woodruff Hodgson and Robert Francis Hodgson, 1929
377 6 Woodruff, Robert W., 1926-1954
377 7 Woodruff, Robert W., United States Army, 1917-1942
377 8 Woodruff, Robert W., Insurance, 1934-1944
377 9 Woodruff, Robert W., Insurance, 1945-1946 [1 of 2]
377 10 Woodruff, Robert W., Insurance, 1945-1946 [2 of 2]
377 11 Woodruff, Robert W., Liquidation of personal holding companies, 1938-1952
378 1 Woodruff, Robert W., Personal holding companies, 1921-1951
378 2 Woodruff, Robert W., Personal holding companies, 1952-1956
378 3 Woodruff, Robert W., Power of attorney, 1925-1982
378 4 Woodruff, Robert W., Transfer of rights to Nell Hodgson Woodruff, 1923-1924
378 5 Woodruff, Robert W., Will, 1925-1946
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