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does not lie for bringing civil suit. Wetmore v.
Mellinger (Iowa S. C.), Ab....
Nolle prosequi; probable cause; evidence. Wood-
worth v. Mills (Wis. S. C.), Full..
MANDAMUS. County clerk;
Bean v. People (Col. S. C.), Ab,
; tax deed; party must show clear right. Klokke
v Stanley (Ill. S. C.), Ab..
MARITIME LIENS. Priority. The J. W. Tucker
(U.S. D C., N. Y.), Full...
MARRIAGE. Ante-nuptial agreement; specific per-
formance; money value in lieu. Busey v. Curley
(Md. App.), Ab.
Ante-nuptial deed; construction; intention. Moody
v. Hall (Md. App.), Ab.
Community property; wife suing husband. Ryan v.
Bates (Tex. S. C.), Full..
Deed from husband to wife; void at law; grantee of
wife gets no title. Johnson v. Vandervort (Neb. S.
Deed of separation; covenant to pay annuity;
lestation" a defense. Fearon v. Aylesford (High Ct.
Just., Q. B. D.), Ab.
Divorce; desertion. Wolf v. Wolf (N. J. Chan. C.), Ab. 438
--; dower; lex rei sitæ; Oregon Code, §§ 495, 497. Bar-
rett v. Failing (U. S. S. C.), Ab..
; evidence of accused; sufficiency of evidence.
Culver v. Culver (N. J. Chan. C.), Ab..
Husband and wife carrying on business; one dying;
gift; title to fund in savings bank. McDerniott's
Appeal (Penn. S. C.), Ab..
Separation; desertion; extreme cruelty. Warner v.
Warner (Mich. S. C.). Ab.
Settlement; powers of trustees; revocation clause.
Buchanan v. Paterson (N. J. Chan. C.), Ab.
Inducing wife to separate from husband; action; evi-
dence. Holtz v. Dick (Ohio S. C.), Ab..
Tenancy by curtesy: wife's property not subject to
husband's debts. Hitz v. National Metropolitan Bk.
(U. S. S. C.), Ab.
Wife's property; husband's debts; creditor. Sloan v.
Torry (Mo. S. C), Ab..
Wife's separate estate; husband's creditors. Lein-
bach v. Templin (Penn. S. C.), Ab
Wife's deed; reformation; misdescription; home-
stead; statutory compliance. Gardner v. Moore
(Ala. S. C.), Ab.....
Wife abandoned by husband may sue alone. Phelps
V. Walthen (Mo. S. C.), Ab..
Wife employed husband; judgment creditor may
reach salary. Kingman v. Frank (N. Y. S. C.), N.
Scope of employment; partnership; damages; doc-
tor's bill. Schulte v. Holliday (Mich. S. C.), Ab..........
To fix liability, relation of, must exist; respondeat
superior. McCullough v. Shoneman (Penn. S. C.),
MASTER AND SERVANT. Accidental; bur-
den of proof; "fellow servant; erroneous charge.
Moon v. Richmond & A. R. Co. (W. Va. S. C. App.),
"Fellow-servant;" foreman; burden of proof. Parker
v. St. Paul M. &. M. Ry. Co. (Minn. S. C.), Full..... 290
-- question for jury; opinion of expert; evidence
of road-master. Chicago, etc., R. Co. v. Moranda
(III. S. C.), Ab...
Course of employment; car porter discharging pistol.
Henrich v. Pullman Palace Car Co. (U.S. D. C., Öreg.),
Injured by hand-car; assumed risk. McGrath v. New
York & New England R. Co. (R. I. S. C.), Ab..
Injuries from patent dangers; declarations of agent.
Aldridge v. Midland Blast Furnace Co. (Mo. S. C.),
-; servant must use ordinary care.
Chicago, etc., R. Co. (III. S. C.), Ab..
Killing brakeman; unsafe appliances, proximate cause;
submission to jury. Ellis v. N. Y., Lake Erie, etc.,
R. Co. (N. Y. App.), Ab..
Negligence; liability of master; scope of employ-
ment; Lord Campbell's act. Milner v. Gt. Northern
Ry. Co. (High Ct. Just., Q. B. D.), Ab.
--; omission to provide fire escapes. Schwander v.
Birge (N. Y. S. C.), N. C.
"Usual risks"; knowledge of servant; machinery.
Morgan v. Harris (Iowa S. C.), Ab
duty of master; negligence. Marsden v. Haigh
(Penn. S. C.), Ab..
-; proximate cause. Clark's Admr. v. Richmond
& D. R. Co. (Va. S. C. App.), Full.
See Negligence; Railroad.
MECHANIC'S LIEN. Assignability; priority over
subsequent mortgage. McDonald v. Kelly (R. I. S.
Sub-contractor's stipulation inconsistent with. Jones
v. Magee Lumber Co. v. Murphy (Iowa S. C.), Ab... 418
MERGER. Question of intention. Factors & Traders'
Ins. Co. v. Murphy (U. S. S. C.), Ab...
MINES AND MINING. Lease or sale; taxes.
Sanderson v. City of Scranton (Penn. S. C.), Ab
MISTAKE. Assumption clause" inserted; grantee
released by grantor; bona fide purchaser of mort-
gage notes takes subject to equities. Drury v. Hay-
deu (U. S. S. C.), Ab...
MONEY had and received; assumpsit; ratification;
presumption as to payment. James v. Miller (U S.
S. S.), Ab.
Chattel; deem himself in danger;
good faith. Barrett v. Hart (41 Ohio St.), N. C.. 402
Condition to save harmless; surety; damage. Forbes
v. McCoy (Neb. S. C.), Ab.
Covenants; after-acquired title; married woman;
capacity to contract; rule of property; following
State courts. Edwards v. Davenport (C. C. U. S.,
Evidence to show deed to be; equitable construction.
Stephens v. Allen (Oreg. S. C.), Ab...
Foreclosure by advertisement; notice; estoppel. Nor-
ton v. Sharp (Mich. S. C.), Ab...
--; railroad; stockholder, rights of; laches;
forfeiture. Vatable v. N. Y., Lake Erie & West. R.
Co. (N. Y. C. App.), Ab.
-; possession acquired by fraud no defense in eject-
ment; limitation. Howell v. Leavitt (N. Y. C. App.),
-; record evidence; former suit; jurisdiction.
Pacific R. Co. v. Missouri Pacific, etc., R. Co. (U. S.
S. C.), Ab....
-; redemption; improvements chargeable to mort-
gagor. Morgan v. Walbridge (Vt. S. C.), Ab....
Mere security; mortgagee not entitled to rents. Teal
v. Walker (U. S. S. C.), Full
Purchase-money; second lien. Mutual Loan, Savings
and Building Association v. Elwell (N. J. Chan. C.),
MUNICIPAL BONDS. Nebraska statutes; "work
of internal improvement "; action on bonds; validity
of issue. Blair v. County of Cumming (U. S. S. C.),
MUNICIPAL CORPORATION. Admitting debt,
liable under contract. Becroft v. City of Council
Bluffs (Iowa S. C.), Ab..
Adverse occupation of street. City of Fort Smith v.
McKibbin (Ark. S. C.), Full.
Appropriating funds for counsel to defend officers.
Roper v. Town of Laurinburg (90 N. C. 427), N. C.... 303
Bonds; power to issue under code of Tennessee; bona
fide holder. Claiborne County v. Brooks (U. S. S.
Changing grade; liability; judgment bar. Hempstead
v. City of Des Moines (Iowa S.C.), Ab....
County; defect in bridge; placard on. Acker v.
County of Anderson (20 S. C. 495), N. C..
Defective bridge; notice of claim; complaint must
allege notice. Wentwort v. Town of Summit (Wis.
S. C.), Ab.
Excavation in street; contributory negligence. City
of Lincoln v. Walker (Neb. S. C.), Full
Liability for careless use of street for storage by licen-
see. Cohen v. Mayor (N. Y. S. C.), N. C....
--to small-pox nurse. Ray v. Mayor, etc. (51 Mich.
526), N. C.....
Negligence; ice formed by water from steam fire en-
gine. Welsh v. Village of Rutland (56 Vt. 28), N. C. 163
--; not liable for, of servant of board of public works.
Condict v. Mayor (17 Vroom, 157), N. C.
Nuisance; power to abate. Armstrong v. City of Bruns-
wick (Mo. S. C.), Ab
Ordinances; delegation of power; legislative act; cer-
tiorari. Matter of Wilson (Minn. S. C.), Ab..
Power of; assessment; benefits. McKevitt v. Hoboken
(N. J. S. C.), Ab.....
to borrow money; conflict of authority. Robert-
son v. Breedlove (Tex. S. C.), Ab....
Surface water lots below grade. Freberg v. City of
Davenport (Iowa S. C.), Ab.....
Gould v. City of Topeka (Kans. S. C.), Full..
See Assignment; Injunction; Town.
NEGLIGENCE. Burden on defendant to show con-
tributory; defective bridge; question for jury.
County Com'rs v. Burgess (Md. S. C.), Ab..
Causing death; personal representative must sue.
Scheffer v. Minneapolis, etc., R. Co. (Minn. S. C.),
Burtnett v. Burlington, etc., R. Co.
(Neb. S. C.), Ab...
--; boy riding on sleigh-runners. Tindley v. Salem
(Mass. S. C.), N. C
--; intoxication; proximate cause; concurrent: no
recovery. Kean v. Baltimore & Ohio R. Co. (Md.
-personal injury. Pzolla v. Michigan Cent. R. Co.
(Mich S. C.), Ab..
Crossing_railroad track; contributory; question for
jury. Penn. R. Co. v. State (Md. App.), Ab.
-; contributory negligence; failure to look and lis
ten. Pence v. Chicago, R. I. & P. R. Co. (lowa S.
Defendant proving plaintiff's contributory. Kelley v.
Chicago, etc., R. Co. (Wis. S. C.), Ab..
Defendant's question for jury; of parent not imputed
to child. Huff v. Ames (Neb. S. C.), Ab.
Driving of team; running over child; question for jury.
Murphy v. Orr (N. Y. App.), Ab..
Evidence; contributory negligence; question for jury.
Mark v. St. Paul, M. & W. R. Co. (Minn. S. C.). Ab. 454
in rebuttal; new rules. Stevens v. Dudley (Vt. S.
Explosion of gas in sewer; notice; contributory negli-
gence. Kibele v. City of Philadelphia (Penn. S. C.),
Injury to convict; State not liable; respondeat supe-
rior. Lewis v. State (N. Y. App.), Ab.....
of highway; proximate cause; knowledge of dar-
ger. Templeton v. Montpelier (Vt. S. C.), Ab.
Evidence as to keeping watchman; fire from engine.
Kennebec Ice Co. v. Wilmington & Northern R. Co.
(Penn. S. C.), Ab.....
Must be proved; inferred from circumstances; spark-
arrester; contributory negligence. Alpern v. Church-
Ill (Mich. S C.), Ab
Omission to sound whistle, etc.; when immaterial; in-
struction to jury. Atchison, Topeka, etc., R. Co. v.
Morgan (Kans. S. C.), Ab
Passenger on ferry; contributory negligence. Manhas-
set (U. S. D. C., Va.), Ab.
Permitting dry grass to accumulate; question for jury.
White v. Missouri Pac. R. Co. (Kans. S. C.), Ab. 355
Pregnant woman miscarried; action for death of child.
Dietrich v. Inhabitants of Northampton (Mass. S. C.),
Proximate cause; cancer resulting from injury; dam-
ages. Baltimore City Pass. R. Co. v. Kemp (Md.
S. C.), Full...
Railroad; evidence to show. Brown v. Atchison (Kans.
S. C.), Ab..
——; "kicking cars." Howard v. St. Paul, etc., Ry.
Co. (Minn. S. C ), N. C..
; burden of proof; postal clerk; riding on pass.
Seybolt v. New York, etc., R. Co. (N. Y. App.), Ab. 39
-; travelling on another's pass; fraud; company
not liable. May v. Chicago, R. I. & Pac. R. Co. (Iowa
8. C.), Ab...
See Bank; Carrier; Master and Servant.
NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENT. Acceptance;
what words do not constitute. Norton v. Knapp
(Iowa S. C.), N. C.................
Searcher of title; pleading; allegations of negligence
and fraud. Smith v. Holmes (Mich. S. C.), Ab.
Signing instrument without reading; pleading juris-
diction, want of: fraud; must state facts; duress.
Hazard v. Griswold (U. S. C. C., R. I.), Ab..
Spreading disease; damages. Smith v. Baker (U. S.
C. C., N. Y.), Ab........
Train not stopping at way station. Marshall v. R. R.
Co. (Mo. S. C.), Ab...
Acceptance by telegram; countermand by telegram.
First Nat. Bank of Flora v. Clark (Md ), N. C...
Accommodation paper; contribution; parol evidence
as to liability. Preston v. Gould (Iowa S. C.), Ab... 399
Bona fide holder; defense of usury. Zabriskie v. Spiel-
man (N. J. S. C.), Ab..
Burden of proof; accommodation note transferred
after maturity. Seyfert v. Edison (N. J. S. C), Ab. 59
Certificate of deposit; alteration. Woodworth v.
Anderson (Iowa S. C.), Ab.
Check; when not assignment. Dickinson v. Coates
(Mo. S. C.), Ab.
Consideration; evidence performance in future;
measure of recovery. Miller v. McKenzie (N. Y.
App ), Ab...
Containing proviso; accommodation indorser; joint
maker. Kiskadden v. Allen (Col. S. C.), Ab
Diversion; sale in market overt; conversion; prac-
tice; facts not found. Burnap v. National Bank of
Potsdam (N. Y. App.), Ab..
Draft; release of acceptor; rights of drawer. First
Nat. Bank of Decorah v. Dav (Iowa S C), Ab.... 399
Equities; two payees. Hayden v. Nicoletti (Nev. S.
Restricted indorsement. Bank of the Metropolis v.
First Nat. Bank of Jersey City (U. S. C. C.), Full...
Indorsement; certificate of indorser's ability. Dun-
ning v. Heller (Penn. S C.), N. C.
Notary; protest of; evidence to contradict; no pre-
sentation indorses discharge. Appelgarth v. Aybott
(Cal. S. C.), Ab..
Note under seal, not. Brown v. Jordhal (Minn. S. C.),
What not; payment conditional. Duffield v. Johnston
(N. Y. App.), Ab...
Pleading; off-set. Haley v. Congdon (Vt. S. C.), Ab.. 300
Production of note at trial. McKinney v. Hamilton
(Mich. S. C), Ab...
Protest; diligence of notary. McGeorge v. Chapman
(N. J. S. C.), Ab.
Secured by mortgage; recitals; subrogation; mort-
gage; res judicata. Orrick v. Durham (Mo. S. C.),
NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENT-Continued. Page.
Several notes secured by one mortgage; order of pay-
ment; when pro rata. Altman-Taylor Company v.
McGeorge (Kans. S. C.), Ab.
Stipulation as to attorney's fees. First Nat. Bank of
Stillwater v. Larsen (Wis. S. C.), Ab.
Taxation; notes; used for circulation;
to employees. Phila. & R. R. Co. v. Pollock (C. C.,
E. D. Penn.), Ab..
Title of purchaser after maturity; subject to equities.
Wood v. McKean (Iowa S. C.), Ab....
Transfer to one partner; payment to another. Steven-
son v. Woodhull (C. C., W. D. Tex.), Ab.....
NOTICE. Possession; constructive.
(Penn. S. C.), Ab.
OFFICE AND OFFICER. Forfeiture; cumula-
tive remedy; failure to perform duty; public senti-
ment. State v. Foster (Kans. S. C.), Ab.
See Attachment; Bank.
NOVATION. Surrender of notes secured; mort-
gage continues in force; power of attorney. Foster
v. Paine (lowa S C.), Ab..
NUISANCE. Injunction; renting house for
Negligence in subjecting others to contagious disease;
damages. Smith v. Baker (U. S. C. C.), N. C.
Openings in street; permission. Everett v. City of
Marquette (Mich. S. C.), Ab...
Power of municipality to State; property owner's
remedy. Cole v. Kegler (Iowa S. C.), Full...
Vibration from printing press; injunction; damages.
McCaffrey's Appeal (Penn. S. C.), N. C.......
See Municipal Corporation.
One partner giving firm paper; burden of proof. Levi
v. Latham (Vt. S. C.), Ab.
PARENT AND CHILD. Adoption. Matter of
Clements (Mo. S. C.), Ab......
See Contract; Negligence.
PARTIES. Joint contract. Ryan v. Riddle (Mo. S.
PARTNERSHIP. When one not liable as partner.
Thompson v. First Nat. Bk. of Toledo, Ohio (U. S.
S. C.), Full..
Assignment by one partner; good faith; delivery.
Matter of Daniels (R. I. S. C.), Ab
Contract under seal; power of one partner to execute;
variance; waiver or abandonment; parol evidence.
Herzog v. Sawyer (Md. S. C.), Ab..
Debts; estate of deceased partner; priority. Doggett
v. Dill (III. S. C.), Full....
Inferred; statute of frauds; limitation runs from dis-
solution. Richards v. Grinnell (Ia. S. C.), Ab...
Promise by one partner; ratification. Lynch v. Flint
(Vt. S. C.), Ab..
Joint liability; judgment; merger; proof against es-
tate of one partner. Matter of Davison (Q. B. Div.
Note made in firm name. Meader v. Malcolm (Mo. S.
Real property of personalty; cannot be re-converted.
Attorney-general v. Hubbuck (Eng. App.), Ab...
Right to use patent granted before dissolution; to
share royalties. Morris v. Rogers (Ill. S. C.), Ab'
When property of, is personal estate; stipulations as
to dissolution. Leaf's Appeal (Penn. S. C.), Ab.... 377
Sale of good will; injunction. Myers v. Kalamazoo
Buggy Co. (Mich. S. C.), Ab
See Assignment for Creditors; Attachment; Patent.
PATENT. Earlier publication. Hood v. Boston Car
Spring Co (U. S. C. C, Mass.), Ab.
Estoppel. Time Telegraph Co. v. Himmer (U. S. C.
C., N. Y.), Ab..
Infringement; damages; royalty. Wolcott v. Rude
(U. S C. C.), Ab
License; sale of, to satisfy judgment. Matthews v.
Green (U. S. C. C., Penn.), Ab...
Novelty; when lacking, no invention; improvements.
Phillips v. City of Detroit (U. S. S. C.), Ab
Partnership; right of one to use on dissolution. Seller
v. Stolzenbaen (U. S. C. C., Penn.), Ab
Shaw Relief Valve Co. v. City of New Bedford (U. S.C.
C., Mass.), Full.
Previous description. Vermont Farm Machine Co. v.
Marble (U. S. C. C., Vt.), Ab..
Utility; license not assignable. Gibbs v. Hoefner (U.
SC C., N. Y.), Ab
Validity; issued here and in Canada; void in Canada;
effect here; construction; foreign statute.
Co. v. Gillett (U S. C. C., N. J.), Ab
PAYMENT. Check; when not. Mullins v. Browne
(Kans. S. C ), Ab...
See Agency; Constitutional Law; Contract; Limitations:
Money had and received; Tender.
PLEADING. Complaint founded on statute; allega-
tions. Baker v. Slater Mill and Power Co. (R. I. S.
See Evidence; Libel and Slander,
PLEDGE. Mortgage bonds; assignee; foreclosure;
must account. First Nat. Bk. v. Ohio Falls Loco-
motive Works (U. S. C. C., Ind.), Ab
Securities; rehypothecation by broker. Oregon &
Transcontinental Co. v. Hilmers (U. S.C. C., N. Y.),
PRACTICE. Rehearing; motion; laches. Colgate
v. Western Union Tel. Co. (U. S. C. C.), Ab.
- general exception to charge. Monlor v. Life Ins.
Co. (U. S. S. C.), Ab..
PRESUMPTION. See Boundary; Criminal Law.
PROCESS. One attending trial as party or witness;
service on, set aside. Mitchell v. Wixon (Mich. S.
PUBLIC LAND. Right of pre-emption; legal rep-
resentatives. Quinn v. Chapman (U. S. S. C.), Ab.. 94
RAILROAD. Ejecting passenger; ticket. Hayes v.
N. Y. Cent. R. Co. (N Y. S. C.), Full.
Franchise not exclusive; other roads may cross or run
parallel. Connecting R. R. v. Union, etc. (Ill. S.
Killing stock; failure to fence. Gooding v. Atchison,
etc., R. Co. (Kans. S. C.), Ab.
Negligence; flagman at crossing.
Coyle v. Long
Island R. Co. (N. Y. S. C.), N. C...
Obstructing street; injury. Pittsburgh, Cincinnati &
St. Louis Ry. Co. v. Staley (Ohio S. C.), Full..
expenses; mortgage creditors.
Burnham v. Bowen (U. S. S. C.), Ab..
See Animals; Negligence.
RECEIVER. Appointed by U. S. court; sued in
State court; permission presumed; suing on own
behalf and others similarly situated. Carter v.
Rodewald (III. S. C.), Ab..
Foreign; powers confined to jurisdiction appointing;
creditors cannot interfere with possession. Chicago
v. Packet Co. (Ill. S. S.), Ab.
Negligence of employees; not liable. Davis v. Dun-
can (U. S. C. C., Miss.), Ab...
RECORD. Not collaterally impeachable; aggrega-
tion of fines; habeas corpus. Matter of Macke (Kans.
S. C.), Ab...
REMOVAL OF CAUSE. Act of 1875; citizenship;
controversy. Mutual Life Ins. Co. v. Champlin (U.
S. C. C., N. Y.), Ab..
: Amount in dispute; citizenship.
Laudman (U. S. C. C., Ala.), Ab......
Act of March 3, 1875; forcing hearing; when right to
remove lost. Edrington v. Jefferson (U. S. S. C.),
Separate controversy; jurisdiction of circuit. Pollok
v. Loucheim (U. S. C. C., Ills.), Ab....
--; formal complainant. Hazard v. Robinson (U. S.
C. C., R. I.), Ab...
-; federal law involved. Western Union Tel. Co. v.
National Tel. Co. (U. S. C. C.. N. Y.), Ab.
When jurisdiction attaches. Judge v. Anderson (U.
S. C. C., Minn.), Ab....
Separate residence must exist when suit begun and
petition filed. Houston & Texas R. v. Shirley (U. S.
S. C.), Ab.
Trial on demurrer; not allowable after. Alley v. Nott
(U. S. S. C.), Ab....
Denied; water-course; damages for diverting. Union
Pacific R. Co. v. Dyche (Kan. S. C.), Ab..
By assignee. Bell v. Noonan (U. S. C. C., Iowa), Ab... 53
REPLEVIN. When demand necessary. Becker v.
Vanderkook (Mich S. C.), Ab
Wife of absconding husband cannot maintain. Spur-
geon v. Spurgeon (Kan. S. C.), Ab....
RIPARIAN RIGHTS. Obstructing water-course.
Bond v. Conklin (Mich. S. C.), Full..
Public grants; injunction; ferry. Turner v. People's
Ferry Co. (N. Y. C. C.), Full
See Water and Water-course.
SALE. Conditional, when is, and not mortgage; im-
peaching witness. Buse v. Page (Minn. S. C.), Ab.. 375
Conditions; warranty; agency; waiver. Nichols v.
Larkin (Mo. S. C.), Ab..
Vesting of title. Byles v. Colier (Mich. S. C.,, Full.
When title passes; attachment; jury's award of dam-
ages. Sandler v. Bresnahan (Mich. S. C.), Ab.
Warranty; duty of purchaser. Bagley v. Cleveland
Rolling Mill Co. (U. S. C. C., N. Y.), Full.
See Agency; Contract: Vendor and Vendee.
SCHOOL. Contract; board to make; not individual
member. Doyle v. Gill (Wis. S. C.), Ab...
SET-OFF. See Bank.
SETTLEMENT. Voluntary; power of revocation.
Finncan v. Kendig (Ill. S. C.), Ab.........................
General average; failure to make adjustment of loss;
fire extinguished by municipal authority. Wamsutta
Mills v. Old Colony Steamboat Co. (Mass. S. Jud
Lien for advances; none in favor of co-owners. The
Jennie B. Gilkey (U. S. C. C., Mass.), Ab
--; waiver; estoppel Blowers v. One Wire Rope
Cable (U. S. D. C., N. Y.), Ab...
Master's authority to sell; notice to owner. Astsrup
v. Lewy (U. S. D. C, N. Y.), Ab..
Master acting in emergency; discretion; intoxication
of master; abandonment of tow; general average.
The James P. Donaldson (U. S. D. C., Mich.), Ab..
Negligence; privity of contract; responsibility. Cough-
lin v. The Rheola (U S. C. C. N. Y)
Pilot; when not entitled to salvage; Oregon Pilot Act,
1882. The C. D. Bryant (U. S. D. C., Oreg.), Ab,
United States Revised Statutes, §§ 4283-5; application;
bar. Rounds v. Providence & Stonington S. S. Co.
(R. I. S. C.), Ab....
SLANDER. Privileged communication. Keane v.
Sprague (N. Y. City C.), N. C.
See Libel and Slander.
SLEEPING CAR COMPANY. Liability for pas-
senger s valuables. Pullman Palace Car Co. v. Gay-
lord (Ky. S. C.), N. C
SPECIFIC PERFORMANCE. Agreement to re-
lease claim on note; action of new note; injunction.
Baker v. Hawkins (R. I. S. C), Ab
Deed; statute of frauds. Griffith v. Abbott (Vt. S. C.),
Sale of land; assent of vendor; assignment of contract.
Wagner v. Cheney (Neb. S. C.), Ab
When not decreed; equitable mortgage for money ad-
vanced. Girault v. Adams (Md. App.), Ab...
SHIP AND SHIPPING. Bill of lading; limitation
of liability; neglect of duty to provide ship fit for its
purpose. Tattersale v. National S. S. Co., Limited
(High C. J., Q. B. Div.), Ab....
Charter-party; bill of lading; embezzlement by master;
fruit cargo; gold coin; usage of trade. Hart v. Leach
(U. S. D. C., Md.), Ab..
Collision; duty of vessels, both in fault. The State of
Texas (U. S. D. C., N. Y.), Ab
-; presumption; failure to ring bell. The Rockaway
(U. S. D. C., N. Y.), Ab
; presumption of fault; preponderance of evidence.
Carll v. The Erastus Winan (U. S. D. C., N. Y.), Ab. 337
Damages; recoupment; division of costs. The Her-
cules (U. S. C. C., Mass.), Ab.
Demurrage; reasonable time; usage; stipulation. Fish
One Hundred and Fifty Tons of Brown Stone (U.S.
D. C., N. Y.), Ab..
Enrollment of vessel; necessity; owner's right to.
Badger v. Gutierex (U. S. S. C.), Ab
STATUTE. Gaming; any other person;" wife;
Moore v. Settle (6 Ky. Law Rep. 58), N. C....
Incorporation of medical colleges. People v. Gunn
(N. Y. App.), Full
Repeal by implication. State v. Studt (Kans. S. C),
Schools; color." Pierce v. Union District School
Trustee (17 Vroom, 76), N. C..
Wholesale dealers. Pence v. Commonwealth (Ky.
App.), N. C........
STATUTE OF FRAUDS.
Agent taking title to
land in own name; parol agreement to recovery;
damages. Spencer v. Lawton (R. I. S. C.), Ab
Agreement not to be performed in a year. Mallett v.
Lewis (61 Miss. 105), N. C....
Building severed from land; purchase-money; recov-
ery. Long v. White (Ohio S. C.), Ab
Contract void; payment made on may be recovered.
Tucker v. Grove (Wis. S. C.), Ab
Debt of another. Shaaber v. Bushong (Penn. S. C.),
-; when within statute; contract of labor. Morris-
sey v. Kinsey (Neb. S. C), Ab
when not within. Bailey v. Bailey (Vt. S. C),
--; evidence as to credit. Larsen v. Jensen (Mich.
S. C.), Ab
Memorandum; time of delivery. Kriete v. Myer (Md.
-contract for sale of goods. Bank v. Harris Manuf.
Co. (U. S. C. C., Vt.), Ab..
-; parol evidence. Lash v. Parlin (Mo. S. C.), Ab.. 55
Parol lease; part performance. Bard v. Elston (Kan.
S. C.), Ab..
Real estate; oral employment of agent to purchase;
compensation. Carr v. Leavitt (Mich. S. C.), Ab... 518
Telegram; parol evidence.
Watt v. Wisconsin Cran-
berry Co. (Iowa S. C.), Ab..
Part performance; making improvements. Halsey v.
Peters (W. Va. S. C. App.), Ab.
See Adverse Possession; Specific Performance.
STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS. See Limita-
STOCK. Pledgee; no liability as stockholder. Ander-
son v. Warehouse Co. (U. S. S. C.), Ab.
See Corporation; Corporate Stock.
STOPPAGE IN TRANSITU. Garnishment by
vendee's creditors. Chicago, etc., Railroad Co. V.
Painler (Neb. S. C.), Ab....
SUNDAY. Signing contract on, does not avoid.
Gibbs & Sterrett Manuf Co. v. Brucker (U. S. S. C.),
Travel; statute construction. Smith v. N. Y., Sus-
quehanna & Western R. Co. (17 Vroom, 7), N. U.
SURETY. Alteration; discharge; when statute
takes effect; assessment. United States v. O'Neill
(U. S. C. C., Wis ), Ab..
Contribution; statute of limitations. Aldrich v.
Aldrich (Vt. S. C.), Ab...
Entitled to indemnity; suit to compel principal to
pay. Delaware, etc., R. Co. v. Oxford Iron Co. (N.
J. Chan. C.), Ab
TAXATION. Capital stock; personal tax. Saup v.
Morgan (III. S. C.), Ab..
Personal property; when lien on real. Carter v. Rode-
wald (II. S. C.), Ab...
Circus of non-resident. Robinson v. Longley (Nev.
S. C.), Ab.
When collection enjoined; owner permitting sale of
land; tender to holder of certificate. Moore v.
Wayman (Ill. S. C.), Ab.
Consolidation of corporations organized in different
States; status. Chicago, etc., v. Auditor-General
(Mich. S C.), Ab....
Corporation; deduction; "assessed value." People
v. Comrs. of Taxes (N. Y. App.), Ab.
How lien for taxes are enforced. Douthett v. Winter
(Ill. S. C.), Ab..
Druggist; license tax. Tulloss v. City of Sedan (Kans.
S. C), Ab.
Shares of national bank; act of 1883, ch. 345; validat-
ing legislation. Williams v. Board of Supervisors
of Albany Co. (U S. C. C., N. Y.), Ab
See Negotiable Instrument.
TELEGRAPH. Limitation of liability: presump-
tion of negligence. Hart v. Western Union Tel.
Co. (Cal. S. C.), Full
Juror; competency; hearing previous case. Chariton
Plow Co. v. Deusch (Neb. S. C.), Ab.
Leading question; assuming fact. Klock v. State (Wis.
S. C.), Ab...
Examination of witness; privileged communication;
practice. Lovendy v. Hill (N. Y. App.), Ab
Right to open and close. Rolfe v. Pilloud (Neb. S. C.),
--; Vilquain v. Finch (Neb. S. C.), Ab.
Party entitled to benefit of what evidence declares.
Knapp v. Simon (N. Y. App.), Ab.
See Criminal Law: Removal of Cause.
TROVER Chattel mortgage; tenants in common.
Spaulding v. Orcutt (Vt. S. C.), Ab...
TRUST AND TRUSTEE. Application of pur-
chase money; when purchaser not bound to see to.
Keister v. Scott (Md. App ), Ab....
Bank and depositor; fraud; receiver of bank; order
requiring him to pay notes; costs. People v. City
Bank of Rochester (N. Y. App.), Ab..
Railroad is post-road; act of July 24, 1866; erecting
lines; exclusive right. Western Union Tel. Co. v.
Balt. & O. Tel. Co. (U. S. C. C., N. Y.), Ab.
See Constitutional Law; Statute of Frauds.
TENDER Must be unconditional. Elderkin v. Fel-
lows (Wis. S. C.), Ab....
TITLE. Tax sale; what purchaser may recover if de-
fective. Coonradt v. Myers (Kans. S. C.), Ab.......
See Judicial Sale; Sale.
TOWN. Liability for act of board of health. Spring
V. Inhabitants of Hyde Park (Mass. S. Jud. C.),
Divided debt; mandamus. Courtwright v. Brooks
Township (Mich. S. C.), Ab.
TRADE-MARK. Passes with transfer of business.
Morgan v. Rogers (U. S. C. C, R. I.), Ab
Infringement; similarity; intention to deceive. Lig-
gett & Myer Tobacco Co. v. Hynes (U. S. D. C., Ark.),
TRESPASS. Assuming to act as constable; sale by,
gives no title. McMillan v. Rowe (Neb. S. C.), Ab.. 315
Damages; use of property; pleading; amendment;
evidence. Luce v. Hoisington (Vt. S. C.), Ab.
TRIAL Charge of court; error. Thorwegan v. King
(U. S. S. C.), Ab
Error in charge. Corn Ex. Bank v. Scheppas (U. S. S.
Instructions; exception to charge.
O'Connor (Mass. S. Jud. C.), Ab.
Custom; instruction must prejudice to reverse.
Kriete v. Myer (Ind. App.), Ab.
Improper comments by counsel. Simmerman v. State
(Neb. S. C.), N. C..
TRUST AND TRUSTEE-Continued.
Burden of proof; "proceeds of sale; " removal and
appointment of new trustee. Irvine v. Dunham (U.
S. S. C.), Ab.....
Discretion of trustee; when court cannot interfere;
medical services to cestui que trust; enforcement of
claim. Pole v. Pietsch (Md. App.), Ab..
Conveyance; estate given; real and personal. Taylor
v. Lindsay (R. I. S. C.), Ab
Court will follow funds. Tuttle v. Frelinghuysen (N. J.
Chan. C.), Ab...
Declaration of; manual delivery. Linton v. Brown's
Adm'rs (U. S. C. C., Penn.), Áb..
Delegation of authority; employment of broker; usual
course of business. Spright v. Gaunt (House of
Executor when trustee; refusal to qualify as executor.
Pomeroy v. Lewis (R. I. S. C.), Ab..
Money misapplied; innocent holder. Neely v. Rood
(Mich. S. C.), Full.
Valid; mortgage to secure claims; status as to assign-
ment; practice; amendment; discretion. Knapp v.
McGowan Assignee (N. Y. App.), Ab.
Procedure; general guardian or guardian ad litem;
State law; executor and trustee; when one capacity
ceases and another begins. Colt v. Colt (U. S. C. C.),
Removal; breach of trust; fraud. Mitchell v. Colburn
(Md. S. C.), Ab.....
Resulting; taking deed in wife's name; evidence must
be clear. Earnest's Appeal (Penn. S. C.), Ab.... 514
Revocation; failure to exercise. Barlow v. Loomis
(U. S. C. C., Vt.), Ab...
See Bank; Gift.
TURNPIKE COMPANY. Toll-gates; construc-
tion of statute as to erection; charging tolls. Balti-
more & F. Turnpike Co. v. Rontzahn (Md. S. C.),
VENDOR AND VENDEE.
Conditions of sale;
right to rescind. Dames v. Wood (Eng. Chan. D.),
Lien of vendor; decree; interest, how computed.
Baines v. Clark (U. S. S. C.), Ab..
VENUE. Criminal case, expense of removal. Mayor,
etc., v. Howard Co. Comm'rs (Md. S. C.), Ab....
Alien. Bloxam v. Favre (Eng. App.), Ab.
Executors; joint power; renunciation; execution by
one. Vernor v. Coville (Mich. S. C.), Ab..
WAREHOUSEMAN. See Bailment.
WATER AND WATER-COURSES. Diversion
of water-course; parties in different States. Mau-
rele Co. v. City of Worcester (Mass. S. Jud. C.), Full, 409
Railroad accumulating surface water; damages. Drake
v. Chicago, R. I, & P. R. Co. (Iowa S. C.), Full..
Riparian rights of the "Great Lakes," Lincoln v.
Davis (Mich. S. C.), Full......
Subterranean pollution; rights of parties. Ballard v.
Tomlinson (High Ct. of Just.,Ch. Div.), Ab....
Surface water; draining pond. Peck v. Herrington
(Ill. .), N. C....
-; Railroad may not dam up and turn on another's
land. Whalley v. Lancashire & Yorkshire Ry. Co.
(Eng. App.), N. C...
Water percolating; collecting and discharging on
another's land. Quinn v. Chicago, B. & O. R. R. Co.
(la. S. C.)
Wells on adjoining premises; use of one as cesspool
not illegal. Ballard v. Tomlinson (Eng. Ch. Div)...
WILL. Accumulation of income. Barbour v. De
Forest (N. Y. App.), Full..
Annuity; direction to appropriate fund; deficiency in
income; resort to capital of estate. Matter of Tay-
lor (Eng. Ch. Div.), Ab.
Capacity; undue influence; confidential adviser; testa-
trix's declarations. Lenton's Appeal (Penn. S. C.),
"Children;" construction. Webb v. Hitchins (Penn.
S. C.), Ab...
Repugnant condition; birth of child revokes. Alden
v. Johnson (Ia. S. C.), Ab...
Contemporaneous writings; construed together; pre-
catory trust. Bowlby v. Thunder (Penn. S. C.), Ab.. 236
Repugnant causes; limitation over; devise of absolute
estate. Wager v. Wager (N. Y. App.), Ah.......
Creditors: exemption; interest. Wanger's Appeal
(Penn. S. C.), Ab...
"Die leaving lawful issue;" construction. Barrell v.
Barrell (N J. Ch. Ct.), Ab.
Dying without issue. Baker v. McGrew (Ohio S. C.
Equitable conversion; what necessary to constitute.
Hobson v. Hale (N. Y. App.), Ab..
"Estate;" direction to carry on business. Nixon v.
Cameron (Eng. App.), Ab..
Execution; acknowledgment of signature; forgetful-
ness of witness. Wright v. Sanderson (Eng. App.),
Family settlement; compromise; consideration. Wil-
en's Appeal (Penn. S. C.), Ab..
Gift; per capita. Huntress v. Place (Mass. S. Jud.
--; charge on real estate; additional legacy given
by codicil; Matter of Hall (Eng. Ch. Div.), Ab
-; When residuary and not specific. Robertson v.
Broadbent (House of Lords), Ab..
; executor or trustee; resignation; breach of
bond. Probate Court of Scituate v. Angell (R. I. S.
-- interest on unpaid. Olive v. Westerman (Eng.
Ch. Div.), Ab..
--; interest on. Wheeler v. Hathaway (Mich. S. C.),
Life estate; power of sale. Snell's executors v. Snell
(N. J. Ch.), Full.
Gift of rents; life estate. Matter of Houghton (Eng.
Ch. Div.), Ab...
Legacy; ademption. Brands v. Hartung (N. J. Ch.
Limitation over; interest qualified; subsequent clause.
Freeman v. Coit (N. Y. App.), Ab.
Married woman; revocation; subsequent marriage.
Swan v. Hammond (Mass. S. Jud. C.), Ab
"Moneys;" what included in term.
Townley (High Ct. of Just. Ch Div.), Ab.
Obliteration; inoperative alteration; statute must
be followed. Eschbach v. Collins (Md. App.),
Power of sale; discretion of executors; when court
will not control. Haight v. Brisbin (N.Y. App.), Ab. 3
- equitable conversion. Belcher v. Belcher (N. J.
Power under marriage settlement; "issue;" election.
Matter of Warren's Trusts (High Ct. of Just. Ch.
Precatory trusts. Colton v. Colton (Cal. C. C.), Full 391
Specific legacy; ademption. McClellan v. Clark (Eng.
Ch. Div.), Ab.
Trust; separate use. Neale's Appeal (Penn S. C.).
-; unexpressed; letter found after testator's death.
Matter of Boyes (Eng. Q. B. Div ), Ab.
One obtaining devise for other's benefit; trustee;
fraud if does not perform; joint tenants; promise
by one binds others. O'Hara v. O'Hara (N. Y. App.),
Undue influence; question of fact: not reviewable
here. Matter of Darrow's Will (N. Y. App.), Ab..... 37
Vesting of an estate; vested remainder. Crisp. v.
Crisp (Md App.), Ab...
WITNESS. Disqualified by conviction; legislature
cannot restore competency; retrospective legisla-
tion. State v. Grant (Mo. S. C.), Ab...
See Eminent Domain.
WRIT OF ERROR. Lies only from final judg-
ment: presumption; rehearing; practice. Texas
Pac. R. Co. v. Murphy (U. S. S. C.) Ab.... ............................. 198