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accepted according action aforesaid agreed agreement alleged amount appear apply appointed assignee attorney authority bank behalf bill bills of lading brought called cargo carried cause charge church claim clearly consideration contract costs count court covenant creditors damages debt deed defendant delivered discharged drawer duty E. C. L. R. vol effect enacts endorsement entered entitled evidence execution fact freight further give given granted ground held intended interest issue judge judgment jury liable Lord loss matter MAULE means mentioned necessary notice objection obtained opinion paid party passing payment person petition plaintiff plea pleaded possession premises present prison profits provisions question reason received recover referred repaired respect rule ship statute sufficient suit taken term thereof tion trial verdict Vict whole WILDE
Page 395 - Whenever the death of a person shall be caused by wrongful act, neglect, or default, and the act, neglect, or default is such as would, if death had not ensued, have entitled the party injured to maintain an action to recover damages in respect thereof...
Page 397 - Action 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...
Page 393 - ... or why there should not be a new trial, on the ground of misdirection, and that the verdict was against evidence ; or why the judgment should not be arrested.
Page 279 - In witness whereof the master or purser of the said ship hath affirmed to three bills of lading, all of this tenor and date, the one of which three bills being accomplished, the other two to stand void, and so God send the good ship to her desired port in safety. Amen.
Page 493 - The lord chief justice overruled the objection, reserving leave to the defendant to move to enter a verdict for him, or a nonsuit.
Page 729 - That, although afterwards, and before the commencement of this suit, to wit, on the 1st of...
Page 13 - But when the party by his own contract creates a duty or charge upon himself, he is bound to make it good, if he may, notwithstanding any accident by inevitable necessity, because he might have provided against it by his contract," so that it is no excuse if that which happens might have been provided against by the contract.