Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the English Courts of Common Law: With Tables of the Cases and Principal Matters, Volume 83

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Page 793 - ... given by any person, shall be of anyŤ force, unless there shall be present some attorney of one of the superior Courts on behalf of such person, expressly named by him, and attending at his request, to inform him of the nature and effect of such warrant or cognovit, before the same is executed ; which attorney shall subscribe his name as a witness to the due execution thereof, and thereby declare himself to be attorney for the person executing the same, and state that he subscribes as such attorney.
Page 303 - in such a case, imposes a duty upon the proprietors, not, " perhaps, to repair the canal, or absolutely to free it from " obstructions, but to take reasonable care, so long as " they keep it open for the public use of all who may " choose to navigate it, that they may navigate without " danger to their lives or property.
Page 21 - Part thereof; and in case of any Loss or Misfortune, it shall be lawful to the Assured, their Factors, Servants, and Assigns, to sue, labour, and travel for, in and about the Defence, Safeguard and Recovery of the Said Ooods and Merchandises and Ship, &e., or any Part thereof, without Prejudice to this Insurance; to the Charges whereof we, the Assurers, will contribute, each one according to the Rate and Quantity of his Sum herein assured.
Page 21 - BE IT KNOWN THAT as well in their own Name as for and in the Name and Names of all and every other Person or Persons to whom the same doth, may, or shall appertain, in part or in all...
Page 593 - Know all Men, by these Presents, that We all of the County of are held and firmly bound unto in the Sum of to be paid to the said his certain Attorney, Executors, Administrators, or Assigns. For which Payment well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, and each of us, our and each of our Heirs, Executors and Administrators, jointly and severally, firmly by these Presents.
Page 571 - That, when any land or water, upon, over, or from which any such way or other convenient watercourse or use of water shall have been or shall be enjoyed or derived, hath been or shall be held under or by virtue of any term of life, or any term of years exceeding three years from the granting thereof, the time of the enjoyment of any such way or other matter as herein last before mentioned, during the continuance of such term, shall be excluded in the computation of the said period of forty years,...
Page 475 - This is a Codicil to the last will and testament of me, the Right Honourable George Gordon, Lord Byron.
Page 109 - ... the jury may give such damages as they may think proportioned to the injury resulting from such death to the parties respectively for whom and for whose benefit such action shall be brought ; and the amount so recovered, after deducting the costs not recovered from the defendant, shall be divided amongst the before-mentioned parties in such shares as the jury by their verdict shall find and direct.
Page 345 - such complaint shall be made . . . within six calendar months from the time when the matter of such complaint . . . arose.
Page 21 - Corn, fish, salt, fruit, flour, and seed are warranted free from average, unless general, or the ship be stranded — sugar, tobacco, hemp, flax, hides and skins are warranted free from average, under five pounds per cent., and all other goods, also the ship and freight, are warranted free from average, under three pounds per cent, unless general, or the ship be stranded.

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