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Page 27 - The jury found a verdict for the plaintiff, with 40s. damages. Temple, Q, C., having obtained a rule to show cause why the verdict should not be set aside...
Page 645 - ... that he had no intent to conceal the state of his affairs or to defeat the law : 10.
Page 512 - ... all persons using the trade of merchandise by way of bargaining, exchange, bartering, commission, consignment, or otherwise, in gross or by retail...
Page 512 - Commission, Consignment or otherwise, in Gross or by Retail ; and all Persons who, either for themselves, or as Agents or Factors for others, seek their Living by buying and selling, or by buying and letting for Hire, or by the Workmanship of Goods or Commodities, shall be.
Page 332 - ... such surety or person liable, or bail, shall be entitled to prove his demand in respect of such payment as a debt under the commission, not disturbing the former dividends, and may receive dividends with the other creditors, although he may have become surety liable or bail as aforesaid, after an act of bankruptcy committed by such bankrupt ; provided that such person had not, when he became such surety or bail, or so liable as aforesaid, notice of any act of bankruptcy by such bankrupt committed.
Page 589 - But the reading was objected to, upon the ground that there was no evidence to go to the jury, of a publication by the defendant in Middlesex.
Page 21 - ... Peru. The bullion and specie drawn from these countries, and especially from those of western Mexico and Peru, to an amount in value of many millions of dollars, are now annually diverted and carried by the ships of Great Britain to her own ports, to be recoined or used to sustain her national bank, and thus contribute to increase her ability to command so much of the commerce of the world.
Page 276 - Crowder now moved for a rule to show cause why this verdict should not be set aside and a new trial granted.