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NEW YORK Court of Appeals Abstract (see Recent
Court of Appeals Decisions handed down (Jan. 15),
60; (Jan. 22), 80; (Jan. 29), 100; (Feb. 8), 140; (Feb.
26), 180; (March 4), 200; (March 11), 220; (March 18),
240; (April 15), 320; (April 22), 340; (April 29), 360;
(May 6), 380; (May 9), 400: (June 3), 460; (June 10),
480; (June 17), 500; (June 24), 520.
Court of Appeals, relief of.
In the matter of robes, presentation of resolutions
of N. Y. State Bar Association by David Dudley
Supreme Court, appointment of new general terms
(See Bar Associations.)
NOTES OF CASES, 3, 23, 42, 63, 83, 103, 122, 143, 163, 182
202, 222, 242, 262, 282, 802, 323, 342, 362, 383, 402, 422, 443, 462
For subjects see Index-Digest.
NOTICE (see Leading Articles).
PATENT (see Current Topics).
PENNSYLVANIA Supreme Court Abstract (see
Recent American Decisions).
POEM, "Not all a dream," by A. B. Pratt
PRESUMPTION OF DEATH..
PRESUMPTION OF LIFE..
PRESUMPTIVE VALIDITY OF OFFICIAL
PRESUMPTIONS arising from the usual course of
RECEIVER (see Corporation).
RECENT AMERICAN DECISIONS:
California Supreme Court.
Illinois Supreme Court
.37, 58, 157, 456, 479
Iowa Supreme Court.
237, 296, 613
Kansas Supreme Court...
36, 75, 195, 293, 397
Kentucky Court of Appeals..
Maine Supreme Court..
77, 115, 156, 197, 237, 295
Maryland Court of Appeals
Massachusetts Supreme Court
.57, 97, 196, 216
Michigan Supreme Court...75,196,257,338,377,458, 476, 498
Minnesota Supreme Court...57, 116, 140, 155, 218, 296, 357
.56, 154, 198, 498
.137, 175, 198, 217, 257
295, 314, 338, 376, 417, 457
138, 217, 397
New Jersey Court of Errors...
New Jersey Supreme Court..
New York Court of Appeals..
Ohio Supreme Court..
Pennsylvania Supreme Court, 35, 96, 138, 236, 372, 398, 415
Missouri Supreme Court.
Nebraska Supreme Court
Nevada Supreme Court....
New Hampshire Supreme Court
..426, 464, 488, 504
Rhode Island Supreme Court
Texas Supreme Court..
United States Circuit Court, 18, 156, 195, 216, 356, 437, 456
18, 156, 216, 437, 456, 518
Supreme Court, 16, 34, 55, 95, 114, 153, 174, 194, 215, 235
256, 278, 312, 336, 354, 370, 396, 436, 455, 474, 495, 517
Vermont Supreme Court
37, 97, 139, 155
Wisconsin Supreme Court 38, 77, 293, 314, 374, 415, 476
For subjects see Index-Digest.
RECENT ENGLISH DECISIONS.
abstract of cases... 19, 98, 116, 177, 218, 258, 297, 315, 378
418, 459, 480
Circuit Court Abstract (see Recent American Decis-
District Court Abstract (see Recent American Decis-
Supreme Court Abstract (see Recent American Decis-
VERMONT Supreme Court Abstract (see Recent
WEIGHTMAN, HUGH, on domicile of married
WHITON, LOUIS C., on abolition of oaths
WILDER, E. P., on trial of insanity by jury..
WILL (see Leading Articles; Partition).
WISCONSIN Supreme Court Abstract (see Recent
WORDS (see Leading Articles).
YEAMANS, GEO. H., on codification..
ABSTRACTS, CASES IN FULL AND NOTES OF CASES.
[Cases abstracted are indicated by Ab.;
Cases in full, by Full; Current Topics, by C. T.; Notes
of Cases, by N.]
ABATEMENT. Death of alien plaintiff.
v. Poth. (U. S. C. C., N. J.), Ab.
See Criminal Law; Taxation.
ABORTION. See Criminal Law.
ACKNOWLEDGMENT. Presumption in favor
of certificate of. Young v. Duvall. (Û. S. S. C.), Full 212
Equitable to recover possession of real
estate not maintainable where no trust; Federal
Courts no jurisdiction as to probate of wills. Ellis
v. Davis (U. S. S. C.), Ab..
Maintainable by tax-payer to prevent misappropria-
tion of public money. Willard v. Comstock (Wis. S.
Malicious act giving no right of. Heywood v. Tillson
(Me. S. C.), Full.
To quiet title. Holtand v. Challen (U. S. S. C.), Ab
ADMINISTRATOR. Cannot compromise claim
without authority of probate court. Aetna L. Ins.
Co. v. Swayze (Kans. S. C.), N.
Failure to invest; when chargeable with interest. Bart-
lett v. Fitz (N. H. S. C), Ab..
Property received by as individual; estate not liable;
covenant; fraudulent representation. Fritz v. McGill
(Minn. S. C.), Ab...
zen's Nat. Bank (U. S. S. C.), Ab.
Rule where record does not contain whole testimony.
Gilmer v. Higley (U. S. S. C.), Ab..
Several debts combined exceeding $5,000; judgment
when not affected; execution relates back; leasehold
ADMIRALTY. Action by administrator for negli-
gence not cognizable in. The Manhassett (U. S. S.
Has jurisdiction of collision on canal. Matter of
Boyer (U. S. S. C.), Ab..
Offer of pilot service; signals; "State" includes "ter-
ritory.' The Ullock (U.S. D. C., Or.), Ab....
ADULTERY. See Marriage.
ADVERSE POSSESSION. Erecting building by
mistake on neighbor's land is; seisin and possession.
Seymour v. Carli (Minn. S. C.), Ab....
AGENCY. Agent liable to principal for proceeds of
illegal contract Norton v. Blinn (Ohio S. C.), Full. 132
Intriguing with landlord for lease of principal's
place of business. Davis v. Hamlin (Ill. S. C.), N... 104
When agent to sell may warrant. Brooks v. Hassell
(Neb. S. C.), Ab..
Construction of contract by agent. Kaulbach v.
Churchill (N. H. S. C.), Ab.
Exceeding authority; title of vendee.
Woods (Mich. S. C.), Ab
Factor lien; restricted authority.
Stevens v. Miller
(Eng. App.), Ab.
Liability of principal for wrongful act of agent.
Tucker v. Jervis (Me. S. C.), Ab..
Sale of land; statute of frauds. McWilliams v. Law-
less (Neb. S. C.), Ab
When death of principal does not revoke.
Rau (N. Y. App.), Ab...
Notice of limit of authority: town liquor agent.
Sprague v. Cornish (N. H. S. C.), Ab..
See Insurance; Judicial Sale; Marriage.
ANNUITY, Property given subject to; right to have
secured. Potter v. Potter (Eng. Ch. D.), Ab
APPEAL Amount in controversy. Wabash, St. L.
and P. Ry. Co. v. King (U.S.S. C.), Ab., 354; Dous v.
Johnson (U. S. S. C.), Ab
Denial of new trial not reviewable. Terre Haute and
Ind Ry. Co. v. Struble (U. S. S. C... Ab
Jurisdiction dependent on amount.
interest; trade fixtures; levy not defeated because
possession not retained. Freeman v. Dawson (U. S.
S. C.). Ab.... .
APPRENTICE may be imprisoned for misconduct.
Com. v. Guildhart (Phil. L. S.), N..
ARBITRATION discontinues action; assent of ar-
bitrators; relief by motion. NcNulty v. Sally (N.
Dodge v. Brennan (N. H.
ARSON. See Criminal Law.
ASSAULT, Action lies where two voluntarily fight
together. Shay v. Thompson (Wis. S. C.), N.
Spectator not liable for. Hilmes v. Stroebel (Wis. S.
Y. App.), Ab.
Withdrawal of arbitrator.
S. C.), Ab
See Criminal Law.
ASSET. Distinction between legal and equitable;
creditor entitled to benefit of diligence. Comrs. of
Freedman's etc. v. Eare (U. S. S. C.), Full
ASSIGNMENT. Equitable, unaccepted superseded
by general. Geist's Appeal (Peun. S. C.), Full..
Void; inventory not filed in time. Haben v. Har-
schaad (Wis. S. C.), Ab..
ATTACHMENT. Delivery bond; property in custo-
dia legis; judgment directing sale; bill in equity as
to who entitled to fund. Krippendorf v. Hyde (U.
S. S. C.), Ab....
Liability of officer receiving property of third person;
fraudulent conveyance; surety; bond not signed by
principal. Howard v. Manderfield (Minn. S. C.) Ab. 296
Return must be annexed. Rock v. Singmaster (Iowa
S. C.), Ab
See Emblements; Marriage; Officer.
ATTORNEY. Agreement for compensation; capture
by cruiser Alabama. Bachman v. Lawson (U. S. S.
Action by, for services; employing partner after dis-
solution; parties' plaintiff. Jackson v. Bohoman
(Wis. S. C. ), Ab...
Matter of ad-
mission to bar. (Penn. S. C.), Ab..
When appearance not binding client; estoppel. Rey-
nolds v. Fleming (Kans. S. C.), Ab...
Admission to bar from another State.
Compromise of action by; champerty; death does not
revoke power coupled with interest. Jeffiries V.
Mut. L. Ins. Co. (U. S. S, C.), Full...
Contempt, has no privilege from arrest for. Matter of
Preston (Eng. App.), Ab....
Contingent fees; right to testify. Perry v. Dicken
(Penn. S. C.), Ab...
Contract for service of. Dodge v. Janvrin (N. H. S. C.),
Incompetency as ground for new trial. State v. Benge
(Iowa S. C.),
Lien on judgment; right of set-off. Naylor v. Lane
(N. Y. S. C.), Full..
Terney v. Wilson (N. J. S. C.), Full.
for costs when action compromised. The Hope
(Eng. App.), Full..
Right of appellate court to commend on his moral
conduct in suit. Varlin v. Sook (Kans S. C.), N......163
Stipulation by guardian as to fee for services when
valid as to ward. Taylor v. Bemis (U, S. S. C.). Ab... 235
See Evidence; Negotiable Instrument.
BAIL bond; surety paying recognizance; subrogation;
parties plaintiff. U. S. v. Ryder (U. S. S. C.), Ab.... 355
BAILMENT. Estoppel as to title. Thompson v.
Williams (Kans. S. C.), Ab...
BANK. National; may lend on pledge of warehouse
receipt. Cleveland v. Shoeman (Ohio S. C.), N.............. 163
Authority of cashier; presumption from course of
business. U. S. v. Carey (U. S. S. C.), Ab
Representative authority of cashier; presumption
from course of dealing. Martin v. Webb (U. S. S.
Savings; care in payment. Kimball v. Norton (N. H.
BANKRUPTCY, Validity of discharge may not be
contested in State court. Marshall v. Sumner (N.
H. S. C.), Ab....
Order rejecting claim; jurisdiction. Legget v. Allen
(U. S. S C.), Ab..
Seizure of goods by marshal; trespass in State court;
jurisdiction of Federal court; action in State court
not enjoined. Leroux v. Hudson (U. S. S. C.), Ab 34
BASTARDY. See Criminal Law; Marriage.
BETTERMENTS. What are not. Tyler v. Fick -
ett (Me. S. C.), Ab....
BILL OF EXCHANGE. See Negotiable Instrument.
BONDS. Bona fide purchaser of stolen. Connor v.
Fifth Nat. Bk. (Penu. S. C.), Ab..
Principal not due; action will lie for interest. Mont-
gomery v. Francis (Penn. S, C.), Ab..
See Municipal Bond,
BOUNDARY upon channel of river.
Thomastown (Me. S. C.), Ab..
By navigable stream; takes to centre including islands;
city plat. Fletcher v. Thunder Bay R. B. Co. (Mich.
S. C.), Ab
BURGLARY. See Criminal Law.
Question of fact. Tasker v. Cilley (N. H. S. C.), Ab.. 377
BRIBERY. See Criminal Law.
BRIDGE connecting counties; liability of one for
whole cost; amending petition to give jurisdiction.
Washer v. Bullit Co. (U. S. S. C.), Ab
BROKERAGE. Commission. Hamlin v. Schulte.
(Minn. S. C.), Ab...
expulsion; damages. Hufford v. Grand R., etc,,
R. Co. (Mich. S. C.), Full..
negligence; injuring passenger; subsequent
facts not to be considered by jury. Ely v. St. L.,
R. C. etc., R. Co. (Mo. S. C), Ab..
evidence of negligence; impeaching witness.
Morrison v. Towle (N. H. S. C.), Ab..
CARRIER of goods; connecting lines; discrimina-
tion; court cannot create obligation. Atchison v.
Denver (U. S. S. C.). Ab....
contract limiting liability does not excuse negli-
gence. Moulton v. St. P. M. W. R. Co. (Minn. S. C.),
- delivery to swindling consignee, not liable. Ed-
munds v. Merchants Dis. Trans. Co. (Mass. S. C.), Ab. 196
loss of money by; right of consignor to sue. Sni-
der v. American Express Co. (Mo. S. C.), Ab...
liability for lose by issue of two advice notes for
same contingent; holders for value. Coventry v. Gt.
East. R. Co. (Eng App.), Ab..........
stoppage in transitur, enforcement of right of by
equity. Strahlheim v. Wallack (N. Y. C. P.), Full.... 233
goods destroyeed by fire on wharf; proximate
cause. Scott v. Baltimore (U. S. C. C., Md.), Ab... 356
Of passenger; construction of contract; "loss or
damage.' Haight v. Royal M. 3. P. Co. (Eng. App.),
duty of sleeping car company to protect property
Pullman Pal. C. Co. v. Gardner (Penn. S. C.),
liability for negligence to one riding on engine.
Waterbury v. N. Y. C. and H. R. R. Co. (U. S. C.
C., N. Y.), Ab...
injury to postal clerk; free pass. Seybolt v.
Long I. R. Co. (N. Y. S. C.), N
See Insurance, Fire; Negligence.
CERTIORARI. See Mandamus.
CHAMPERTY. See Attorney.
CHARITABLE USE. See Will.
CHINESE. See Statutory Construction.
CHURCH. See Ecclesiastical Law.
CITIZENSHIP. See Corporation.
CIVIL DAMAGE LAW. Action against liquor
sellers jointly. Rantz v. Barnes (Ohio S. C.), Ab 137
CONFLICT OF LAW. Guardian's bond and valid-
ity of collateral security; satisfaction of bond. State
v. Williams (Mo. S. C.), Ab
Jurisdiction as to foreign realty; deed and mortgage;
redemption. Reed v. Reed (Me. S. C.), Ab...
CONFLICT OF LAW-Continued.
Legacy to alien female infants married. Brown v.
Collins (Eng. Ch. D.), Ab......
Transfer by insolvent law of another State; volun-
tary conveyance. Matter of Page-Sexsmith L. Co.
(Minn. S. C.), Ab...
Usury; loan in one State governed by laws of another.
Scott v. Perlee (Ohio S. C.), Ab
See Bankruptcy; Corporation; Maritime Law; Municipal
CONSIDERATION. Partial failure of title to land:
no defense to note given therefor. Hodgdon v.
Golder (Me. S. C.), Ab
For promise, release of dower. Rundlett v. Ladd (N.
H. S. C.), Full..
Release of attachment; suretyship; notice. Dearborn
v. Sawyer (N. H. S. C.), Ab.
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW. Impairing contract;
charter of railroad company; eminent domain.
Penn. R. Co. v. Balt. and O. R. Co. (Md. App.), Ab. 74
Justice of peace ineligible after seventy. People v.
Mann (N. Y. S. C.), N.
Meaning of requirement of a two-thirds vote. State
v. Gould (Minn. S. C.), Full
Police power; evidence as to wholesomeness of arti-
cle. State v. Addington (Mo. S. C.), Ab
Prohibiting non-residents to take fish for manure or
oil. Chamberlain v. Church (R. I. S. C.), N..
State interference with sea-going vessels. Pacific
Coast S. Co. v. Railroad Comrs. (U. S. C. C., Cal.),
State may forbid sale of patented article; oleomar-
garine. Matter of Brosnahan (U.S C.C., Mo.), Ab. 157
State may prohibit sale of patented article. Palmer v.
State (Ohio S. C.), Full..
State law impairing contract; requiring creditors to
act or be bound by action of other creditors. Gil-
fillan v. Union Canal Co. (U. S. S. C.), Ab
See Eminent Domain; Insurance; Municipal Bonds.
CONTEMPT. Legislative. People ex rel. McDon-
ald v. Sheriff (N. Y. S. C.), Full.
See Attorney: Habeas Corpus; Patent.
CONTRACT for arbitration ousting courts of juris-
diction void. White v. Middle R. Co. (Mass. Š. C.),
Building; architect's certificate. Byrne v. Sisters of
Charity. (N. J. S. C.), Ab..
Unlicensed broker cannot recover commission. John-
son v. Heitings (Penn S. C.), Ab
Election to public office does not create, as to salary.
Marder v. Portsmouth (N. H. S. C.), Full..
Evidence, statement made after, inadmissible. Ful-
ler v. Atwood (R. I. S. C.), Ab.
Forbearance to oppose probate of will may support
contract to pay. Bellows v. Sowles (Vt. S. C.), Ab. 37
Future delivery: when valid by good faith of one
party; breach; damages. Wall v. Schneider (Wis.
S. C.) Ab.
To oust court of jurisdiction of a controversy, invalid.
Appeal of Rea (Penn. S. C.), Ab..
Performance prevented by the government; damages;
losses and expenditures. U. S. v. Behan (U. S. S. C.).
To purchase land from one not owner; condition prece-
dent; reasonable time. Saunders v. Curtis (Me. S.
Rescission; purchase of note after attachment. Harris
v. Hanover Nat. Bank (U. S. C. C., N. Y.), Ab....
Restraint of trade; agreement not to use family name;
trade mark. Brewer v. Lamar (Ga. S. C.), N.
exclusive privilege of admission to private park;
injunction, taxation does not make use public.
Sharp v. Whiteside (U. S. C. C., Tenn.), Ab...
Sunday, to run boat on, invalid. Gauthier v. Cole (U.
S. C. C., Mich.), Full...
Time, essence of; when court will not interfere. Steele
v. Bond (Minn. S. C.), Ab.
Void by statute; money paid under cannot be re-
covered parties in part delicto; Clarke v. Lincoln
Lumber Co. (Wis. S. C. ), Ab...
Not will. Bork v. Bork (Penn. S. C.), Ab..
See Attorney; Carrier; Damages; Insurance, Fire;
Intent; Payment; Receipt.
CREMATION. See Misdemeanor.
CONVERSION of certificate of stock; damages.
Dagget v. Davis (Mich. S. C.), Full.
Plaintiff's money deposited in defendant's name, no
demand necessary to maintain action; statute of
limitations. Giles v. Merritt (N. H. S. C.), Ab
Vendee of land harvesting wheat with knowledge of
title in third person. Wheldon v. Lytle (Mich. S. C.),
COPYRIGHT. Action for penalties for infringe-
ment abates by defendant's death. Matter of Schrei-
ber (U. S. S. C.), Ab..
Author of photograph.
Photographs entitled to. Burrow Giles Lith. Co. v.
Sarony (U. S. S. C.), Full..
Noltage v. Jackson (Eng.
In public lecture. Nicols v. Pitman (Eng. Ch. D.), N.. 383
CORPORATION. Agreement by stockholders to
liquidate debt. Haskell v. Oake (Me. S. C.), Ab. 295
Citizenship of railroad company operating in several
states; jurisdiction. Home v. Boston N. R. Co (U.
S. C. C., N. H.), Ab.
Conflict of law; jurisdiction. Wilkins v. Thorne (Md.
Estoppel; officers making contract within scope of
authority. Peterborough R. Co. v. Nashua N. R.
Co. (N. H. S. C), Ab..
Legislative control as to corporate contracts binding on
non-residents. Canada Southern Ry. Co. v. Gebhard
(U. S. S. C.), Full.
Legal capacity of stockholder to sue; action against
directors for fraud. Bulkley v. Big Muddy I. Co. (Mo.
S. C.), Ab.....
May recover from one procuring transfer of shares
on forged certificate. Boston and A. R. Co. v. Rich-
ardson (Mass. S. C.), Ab..
Railroad and canal companies,private. Pierce v. Com.
(Penn. S. C.), Ab..
Liability of subscriber to railroad stock. Braddock v.
Phila. M. and M. R. Co. (N. J. Er.), Ab.
Rule of majorities; rights of minority. Leo v. Union
P. R. Co. (U. S. C C., N. Y.), Ab
Service of notice upon. Heltzel v. Chicago and A. R.
Co. (Mo S. C.), Ab.
Liability of stockholders a contract one; limitations
exhausting legal remedy against corporations; penal
laws have no extra territorial force. Flash v. Conn.
(U S. S.C.), Ab.
Right of stockholders to restrain action of directors;
estoppel. Dimpfel v. O. and M. R. Co (U. S. S. C.),
Nott (Mass. S. C.), Ab..
Confession obtained by threat or promise inadmissi-
ble. State v. Day (Vt. S. C.), Ab..
Transferee of stock not stockholder until transfer
made. People v. Robinson (Cal. S. C.), Ab....... 438
Vote by directors to pay themselves not binding on
issue of new stock; right of shareholders. Jones
v. Morrison (Minn. S. C.), Ab..
COUNTERFEITING. See Criminal Law.
COVENANT "against any trade or business;" home
for girls. Rolls v. Miller (Eng. Ch. D.), Ab.
Agreement to maintain fence runs with land; to build
does not; conditions subsequent construed against
grantor. Hartung v. Witte (Wis. S.C.), Ab..
Words construed as; conditions not favored. First
Methodist Church v. Old Columbia (Penn. S. C.),
See Deed; Landlord and Tenant.
CRIMINAL LAW. Abatement, plea in, of pending
indictment, bad; conviction or acquittal. Smith v.
Comm. (Penn. S. C.), Ab
Abortion; dying declarations competent in. Comm.
v. Bruce (Phila. Q. S.), N....
Acquittal, direction of; discretion; accomplices un-
corroborated. Black v. State (Wis. S. C.), Ab.. 418
Arson; variance; "adjoining." State v. Downs (Ohio
S. C.), Ab....
Assault to rape; sufficiency of complaint. Tillson v.
State (Kans. S. C.), Ab....
Bastardy; evidence must be beyond reasonable doubt.
Vantassell v. State (Wis. S. Č.), Ab..
Bribery of legislator; offer of corporate stock; indict-
ment. Watson v. State (Ohio S. C.), Ab.
Burglary; onus; possession not essential: verdict not
interfered with; remarks of counsel. Garity v. Peo-
ple (Ill. S. C.), Áb.
; prisoner participating in as detective. Price v.
People (Ill. S. C.), Ab.....
Challenge; accused must be present; confessions
when in custody; statutes regulating procedure not
ex post facto. Hopt v. Utah (U S. S. C.), Ab..
Confession, when admissible in evidence. Comm. v.
Defendant in felony cannot waive jury trial. State v.
Carman (Iowa S. C.), N
Evidence of other assaults; defendant as witnes; cross-
examination; dangerous weapon; pistol. People v.
Irving (N. Y. App.), Ab
-; burden of proof; whether tenant or not. State
v. Hayes (N. H. S. C.), Ab...
; court should exclude improper evidence of its
own motion. McClure v. Comm. (Ky. App.), N
; defendant as witness explaining conduct. Peo-
ple v. Quick (Mich. S. C.), Ab
False pretenses; letter mailed in England for France.
Regina v. Holmes (Eng. Cr. C. R.), Ab.
Homicide; killing officer acting under warrant, though
informal, is murder. State v. Jones (N. C. S. C.), Ab. 79
Incest; brother-in-law and sister-in-law. Stewart v.
State (Ohio S. C.), Ab
Indictment; averment as to time. State v. Ingalls (N.
H. S. C.), Ab
-counterfeiting; alleged attempt to defraud. State
v. Kimeston (N. H. S. C.), Ab..
; duplicity; "hunting, killing and destroying."
Anon. (Me. S. C.), N
--; misnomer in. State v. Murphy (Vt. S. C.), Ab.
--; when not sufficient to follow statute; objection;
when taken first time on appeal; waiver. Stener v.
State (Wis. S. C.), Ab
Information for crime; due process of law. Hurtado
v. People (U. S. S. C.), Full...
Insanity; burden of proof. Graves v. State (N. J. S. C.),
Larceny what is. Reg. v. Hollis (Eng. C. C. R.), Ab. 77
·; lucri causa. People v. Woodward (N. Y. S. C.), N. 183
; possession of recently stolen goods as evidence.
State v. Jennett (N. C. S. C.), Ab
; want of consent; circumstanctial evidence;
pleading purchase; error in charge. Clayton v. State
(Tex. App.), Ab.
Merger of distinct felonies; former conviction. State
v. Bozzle (N. J. S. C.), Ab..
Murder; sufficiency of description of wounds. State
v. Yordi (Kans. S. C.), Ab.
Perjury; materiality. Dilcher v. State (Ohio S. C.), Ab. 78
Playing cards in liquor saloon. Hasley v. State (Tex.
Post-office; fraudulent use of mails. U. S. v. Owens
(U. S. D. C., Mo.), Ab..
--; mailing obscene literature. U. S. v. Gaylord (U.
S. C. C., Ill.), Ab
Rape; indictment; insufficient. Wilder v. Comm. (Ky.
Trial; challenges by joint defendants. State v. Durien
(Kans. S. C.), Ab.
See Constitutional Law.
CROPS. See Landlord and Tenant.
CUSTOM. Reservation of mineral in lease, flint not
mineral. Tucker v. Singer (Eng. H. L.), Ab...
DAMAGES in an action for deceit. Skearass v. Fin-
negan (Minn. S. C.), Ab
Breach of contract of sale. Tracy v. Gunn (Kans. S.
When right of action assignable; breach of warranty;
measure. Felt v. Reynolds (Mich. S. C.), Ab
Death induced by excessive drinking; consent. Mc-
Kue v. Klein (Tex. S. C.), N..
Delaying telegraph message. Daughtry v. Am. Un.
Tel. Co. (Ala. S. C.), Full
Liquidated or penalty. March v. Allabough (Penn. S.
Mitigation; tender of property. Towle v. Lawrence
(N. H. S. C.), Ab....
Negligence; pleading; primitive; setting fire; evidence.
Wilkinson v. Drew (Me. S. C.), Ab.
Rule where no malice, same on contract of tort; profits;
chattel mortgage; void for want of filing. Talcott v.
Crippen (Mich. S. C.), Ab.
Railroad in public street; special injury. G. C. & S.
F. R. Co. v. Eddius (Tex. S. C.), Ab..
Telegraph company; injury to feelings. Russell v. W.
U. Tel, Co. (Dak. §. C.), N..
On breach of warranty. Hutchins v. Runtrull (Mo.
S C.), Ab
Malicious prosecution. Gregory v. Chambers (Mo. S.
See Carrier; Conversion; Deed; Evidence; Patent;
DEATH. Presumption of, from absence; identity of
one claimed to be alive. Hoyt v. Newbold (N. J. S.
DECEDENT'S ESTATE. Settlement without ad-
ministration, when binding. Woodman v. Rowe (N.
H. S. C.), Ab
DEDICATION. Of street to public use by acts in
pais; acceptance; estoppel. Landis v. Hamilton (Mo.
S. C.), Ab
DEED. Acknowledgment: after authority revoked;
boundaries; loss of plat. State v. Tilton (N.H.S.C.),Ab. 356
Acknowledging officer cannot amend defective certifi-
cate of acknowledgment of married woman. Gil-
braith v. Gallivan (Mo. S. C.), Full..
Enterprise Transit Co. v. Sheedy (Penn. S. C.), Full
Construction; joint tenants. Bullock v. Caldwell (Ky.
as to contradictory descriptions. Driscoll v. Green
(N. H. S. C.), Ab....
Covenant against incumbrance and for quiet enjoy-
ment; breach; eviction; damages. Fritz v. Pusey
(Minn. S. C.), Ab
; breach of; personal claim of grantee; subsequent
grantee can only sue as assignee. Davenport v. Dav-
port (Mich. S. C), Ab
Cannot be rescinded for partial failure of considera-
tion. Leal v. Terbush (Mich. S. C.), Ab...
Defective acknowldgment: how cured. Hiles v. La
Flesch (Wis. S. C.), Ab
Repugnancy. Littlefield v. Mott (R. I. S. C.), Ab.
See Covenant; Forfeiture; Fraud; Infancy; Marriage;
Mortgage; Public Lands.