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MI'TUAL AID ASSOCIATIONS

Act April 12, 1880, does not enlarge class ;

State ex rel. vs. Moore, Sup't. Ohio..... 425
Status of companies organized in other states; Ibid
Status of, defined ; State ex rel. vs. Standard
Life Ass'n, Ohio.........

596 NATIOX'S (THE) SORROW..

81 NEGLECTED (A) DISTRICT.

94 NEGLIGENCE

Burden of proof of; Western Union Tel, Co.
vs. Griswold & Dunham. Ohio...........

246 By railroad making running switch; Phila.

& Reading R. R. vs. Troutman. Pa..... 661 City responsible for, of employees; Ironton vs. Kelly. Ohio......

486 Contributory and concurrent; when not im

puted to plaintiff; Covington Transfer ('o.
vs. Kelly. Ohio.........

24
Effect of no evidence of; Phila. & Reading
R. R. vs. Shartel. Pa......

109 In agent, loss of money in carriage, bnrden

of proof; Darling vs. Younker. Ohio........ 349 Inferred from fact of explosion of boiler;

Rose vs. Stephens & Condit Transportation
Co, U. S.....

463 Of foreman of railroad, in protection of em•

ployees; L. S. & M. S. R'y vs. Lavalley. (). 44 Plaintiff must prove, against railroad in kill

ing stock; P. C. &. st. L. R'y vs. McMillen.
Ohio

412 Setting fire, extending to premises of an

other; Krippner vs. Biebl. Minn ......... 125 Locomotive blocking crossing, not contribu

tory to cross another place ; Phila, & Read-
ing R'y vs. Troutman. Pa....

661 NEW BOOKS

American Decisions, Vols. XXVII and
XXVIII..

145 American Decisions, Vol. XXIX

218 American Decisions, Vol. XXX..

289 American Decisions, Vol. XXXI

333 American Decisions, Vol. XXXII....

432 American Decisions, Vol. XXXIJI

503 American Decisions, Vol. XXXIV

571 American Decisions, Vol. XXXV

621 Compensation for legal services..

269 Conveyancing, the law of...

481
Corporations, as manual of the law of..... 333
Criminal law and practice of California..
Digest of American Decisions, Vols. I to
XXX, inclusive......

467 Digest (A) of Revised Statutes of Ohio, relat

ing to railroad and telegraph companies..... 161 Manual for Assignees....

468 Nevada Reports, Vol. XV...............

1 Oddities of the Law..

218 Ohio State Reports, Vol. XXXVI.............. 289 Oliver's Conveyancing ....

1 Pleadings, parties and forms under the Code.

NOTICE

Attachment, &c., on property, as husbands
fraudulently in wife's title, not; to bona

fide inortgagee; Shorten vs. Drake. Ohio... 494
Not to kill game on property of another;
State vs, John Shannon. "Ohio........

55 When surety or guarantor is not entitled to,

of dishonor of note; Hunter vs. Moul. Pa. 152 NOVATION-Release of party and, effect of; Bacon vs, Daniels. Ohio.......

237 NUISANCE

Obstructing public road ; Cin. Southern R'y
vs. Commonwealth. Ky......

496
Slanghter house, prima fäciu. Md........... 4.35
OBITUARY-
Banning, H. B......

259 Browning, 0. H., (111.).........

1 Dennison, William..

573 Ewart, Thomas W.

130 Fox, Charles...

.363, 373 Powers, Willis W.

65 Rankin, Frank F.

203 Wilson, D. M..

363 OF COURSE HE WAS AN OHIO MAN

529 OFFICIAL BOND--Applied to duties, before as

well as after exocutivn; Dawson et al. vs.
State. Ohio.....

421 OHIO STATE REPORTS.

571. OHIO (AN) TICH BORNE CASE..

131 OLD TIME INSURANCE.....

145 OPENING PRIVATE LETTERS.

567 ORDINANCE

Grade of street under contract with railroad.
Cin. & S. R. R. vs. Carthage.....

122
For punishinent of known thief, valid; Mo-
ran, Sup't, vs. Nolte. Ohio.....

253 Inoperative in rescision; when; Cin. & S. R. R. vs. Carthage. Obin....

122 ORDINARY COURSE OF THINGS-Legitimate

presumption of; Rose vs. Stephens & Condit
Transportation Co. U. S......

463 OUSTER–Against directors of railroad company

after sale of receiver; Stato ex relve. Mer-
chant-et al. Ohio....

203 OVERDUE CHECKS..

564 OWNER-When liable for sewer assessment; Davis vs. Cincinnati. Ohio ..

7 PAROLF. CONTRACT_Specific performance of;

Ewing et al. vs. Richards et al. (Holmes Co.
C. P.) Ohio.......

460 PART PERFORMANCE-A verbal trust, when enforced ; Robbins vs. Robbins. N. Y.

618 PARTIES-Final judgment as to three; reversal

as to two; King vs. Bell et al. Ohio........ 59 PARTITION

Ambiguous deviso as to quality of land; how

enforced ; Corwine vs. Moll. Ohio........ 35 Effect Statue of limitation as against admin

istrator; Lafferty vs. Shinn. Ohio............ 411 PARTNERS

Stockholders de facto corporation liable as ;
Rowland vs. Meader Furniture ('o. Ohio...

603 Where conduct of party is relied on to charge

liim as; Cook is. Penryhn. Ohio........ 22 PARTNERSHIP-Mutual benefit society not gore

erned by same rules as ; Ash vs. Guie. Pa... 75 PASSENGER-Rights of in public conveyances... PAYMENT

Acceptance of note for antecedunt indebted.

ness; not; Huuter ys, Moul. Pa......... 152 Sufficient to take case out of statute of limi.

tation of principal; effect as to surety;
Glick, administrator, vs. Samuel Crist. O.

270 PECULIAR (A) CASE....

620 PERMIT– Distinction between, and assumption

conferring corporate powers ; Sims et al. vs.
Brooklyn Street R’y. Ohio....

412 PERSONAL PROPERTY-Vendee liable for dam

ages in refusing to accept ; Cullen at al, vs.
Bimm et al. Ohio.......

180 PETITION-Facts held to be sufficient on; L. S.

& M. S. R’y vs. Hutchins, guardian. Ohio... 280 PHYSICIAN

Without diploma; good moral character;

ten years' practice; Wert vs. ('lutter, Ohio. 250 When third party liable for fees of; Berry vs. Pusey. Ky.....

580

145

571 Pomeroy's Equity Jurisprudence......

620 Revised Statutes of Ohio, 2d edition .....

343
Sawyer's United States Court Reports.... 432
Transcript of Decisions in Supreme Court of
Iowa....

467 United States Court Reports, Vol. I......... 432 l'sages and Customs

269 NEW (A) METHOD OF ADVANCING CASES ON THE DOCKET

317 NEW PUBLICATIONSThe Journal of Banking Law

503 The Texas Law Journal....

503 United States Supreme Court Reporter...... 527 NEW TRIAL

In capital cases, by reason of gross incompe

tence of counsel; State vs. Jones. Mo...... 590 When, no error in refusing; Ridenour vs. The State. Ohio

589 NOTARY PUBLIC

Certificate, deed or mortgago, a judicial act;

Commonwealth for use vs. Haines et al. Pa. 47 Extent of liability where imposed on by false impersonation......

Ibid

......

589

305

5

254

280

410

165

34 529

94

488

492

589

37

261

337 511 514

PLEADING

Averment necessary under indictment;

Ridenour vs. State." Ohio........
Agreement inferred not to be in writing, de-

fense available on demurrer; Howard, ad

ministrator, vs. Brower. Ohio........
Error or defect in, how regarded on appeal ;

Bear vs. Knowles. Obio....
Allegation of new matter uot inconsistent

with petition in reply ; Fanning vs. Hiber

nia Ins. (o. Ohio... Supplemental, where change in rights of par

ties after issue joined; L. S. & U.S. R'y

Co. vs. Hutchins, guardian, Ohio........... When proceedings in error commenced after denurrer to answer sustained; Lafferty vs.

Shinn. Obio... PLEADINGS, PARTIES AND FORMS UNDER

THE CODE.... POND (THE) LAW. POSTPOWING THE STAIR ROUTE GRAND

JURY PRACTICE-Effect of death of party during pend.

ency of proceedings in error; Williams vs.

Englebrecht et al. Ohio....... PREMIUM-Collection of; on unearned and can

celled policies; Little vs. Eureka Fire Ins.

Co. Ohio..... PRESUMPTION

Natural result of unlawful act; Ridenour vs.

State. Obio............
Of modification of original contract by pay-

ment of interest, &c.; Andrew's vs. Camp

bell. Ohio...... PRINCIPAL AND AGENT_Title to chattels do

not pass by sale of alleged agent; Hainet vs.

Letcher. Ohio.... PROBABLE CAUSE-When not necessary to al

lege malice; Diebl vs. Friester. Ohio......... PROFANITY PROFESSIONAL ADVERTISING...... “PROFITS AND BENEFITS”-When term does

not devise fee; Coilier vs. Grimesey et al. 0. PROMISSORY NOTE

Continuing security for; of collateral; Day-
ton Nat'l Bauk vs. Merchants' Nat'l Bank.

Ohio.........
Evidence as to circumstances of signing and

delivery ; Conger, adm'r, vs. Bean et al.

Iowa....
Evidence as to payment, where pleaded ;

Moran vs. Abbey & Hetfier. Cal....
Extent liability of surety to bona fide holder;

First Nat'l Bank vs. Fowler et al. Ohio...
Fraudulently obtained, effect of; Darrow vs.

Blake. lowa
Holder not compelled to exhaust security

principal ; Second Nat'l Bank vs. Morrison

et al. (Cuyahoga Co C. P.) Ohio..... One induced to endorse fraudulently, liable

to innocent indorsee; Pitt, Graham & Co.

vs. Foglesong. Ohio...... Once paid cannot be revived by endorsement

payee; Moran vs. Abbey & Heffner. Cal... “Pay to order of myself,"two drawers; First

Nat'l Bank vs. Fowler et al. Ohio..... Rights and liability and endorser; Second

Xat'l Bank vs. D. Morrison et al. (Cuya

hoga Co. C. P.) Ohio....... PUBLIC POLICY-Contract of insurer to pay to

party with no interest, contrary to;

Mutual Benefit Ass'n vs. Hoyt. Mich....... PUBLIC ROAD— Actual obstruction ; dangerous

to pass; Cin.S. R'y vs. Commonwealth. Ky. PUNISHMENT (THE) DEFENSEOF INSANITY

IN CAPITAL CASES.... PURCHASER-Rights of; at void sale; Burns vs.

Ledbetter. Tex...... QUÆRE QUANTUM MERUIT-When verdict not regard.

ed as finding; Howard, administrator, vs.

Brower. Obio..... QUESTIONS OF LAW. QUI PRIOR TEMPORE POTIOR EST JURE

Distribution, bequests'equal; Shorten vs.

Drake. Ohio...

20

QUIA TIMET

To maintain bill, plaintiff must have clear
equitable title. U. S.........

309 Siute ex rel vs. Merchant et al. Obio............ 203 QUO WARRANTO

For ouster against directors of corporation;

State ex rel. vs. Merchant et al. Ohio......... 203
Need not give name of person entitled to

must corporation officer; State ex rel. vs.
Heinmiller. Ohio..........

273 RAILROAD

Damages to fellow employees ; P. C. & St. L.
R’y vs. Ranney. Ohio.......

+45 By accepting perforinance of county commissioners bound, though defective; Ath

ens Co, vs. B. S. L. K'y Co. Ohio......... Consolidation-Kights of stockholders; Ohio R’y ('0. vs. Jewett....

517 Daniages against for trespass, before condem

nation ; Leber vs. Minn & N. W. R’s Co.
Mini.. ..

650 Directors may make contract for transporta

tion at tixed future period; Cleveland and
Mahoning Railroad vs. Himrod Furnace
Co, Ohio

219 Inposing penalty by art April 20, 1874, for

overcharge, coustitutional; C. S. & C. R'y
vs. (ook. Ohio.........

231 In action against, want of ordinary care must

be proved; P. C. & St. L. R’y vs. McMillan
Ohio......

412 Injury by fellow employee, when not a de

fense; P. C. & St. L. R’y Co. vs. Henderson
Ohio.. .....

398 Liability for damages in not improving

street; Cincinnati & Springtield R’y vs.
Carthage. Ohio........

122 Liability for injuries to employees; Lake

Shore & Michigan Southern R'y vs. Laval-
ley. Ohio.........

44 Lien for material, written notice to create ob

ligation ; Scioto Valley R’y Co. vs. Dennis
Cronin. Ohio........

515 Not entitled to compensation for cattle

guards; Sharp vs. Nettleton. Ohio...... 505 Power to regulate stoppages, subject to leg

islative control, Penn, Co. vy. John Wentz.
Ohio.........

222 Sued in any county through which road

passes ; Ohio R'y Co. vs. Jewett. Ohio...... 517 Superintendent's order to particular train.

reasonable or unreasonable; P. C. & St. L.
R’y Co. vs. Henderson, Ohio.......

398 Real estate not taken from another by usual

method; Lake Shore & Michigan Southern

R’y vs. N. Y. C. & St. L. R’y. U. S............ 167
Real estate held for necessary uses...... Ibid
Two, cannot consolidate, when connected by

others holding by lease; State vs. Vander-
bilt. Ohio.....

306 Will be enjoined from constructing on street,

when; Scioto Valley R'y vs. Lawrence et
al. Ohio......

451 REAL ESTATE-Effect of sale of by heir, and

payment of preferred claims; Sidener vs.
Hawes. Obio......

402 REAL ESTATE BROKER-Right to represent

both parties, when; Bell et al. vs. McConnell
Ohio....

303. RECEIVER-Appointment of, notice required,

unless ; Ohio R’y Co. vs. Jewett. Ohio...... 517 RECORD-Refusal to allow amendment of Demo

legal plaintiff, error ; Patton et al. vs. P. C. &
St. L. R’y Co. Pa........

613 RECOVERY_To bar consequences, trespass ip«lu

ded; Williams vs. Pomeroy Coal Co. Ohio .. 4. REPORT-36 Ohio State...

1/5 REPORTER (THE) NATIONAL..............

129 RESIDENCE-Certificate of railroad directors

failing to show defective; State vs. Vander-
bilt. Obio.....

386 RIGHT OF BAIL TO ARREST PRINCIPAL...... 621 RIGHT OF COUNSEL TO REPRESENT PROSE,

ECUTING WITNESS IN CRIMINAL

CASES.....................324, 333, 343, 345, 363, 431, 443

161

610

126

68

654

225

423

126

68

225

143

496

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RIGHT OF WAY-Owner to construct, not inter

serring with rights of others; Pomeroy vs.
Buckeye Sali ('o. Obio......

400 RIGHT TO SELL TICKETS OX SIDEWALK IN

FRONT OF OWNER'S PREMISES-Wal-
lack vs. Ticket Speculators. X. Y...........

591 RIPARIAX OWYERDwner navigable

streamı, at common law, ownerspip to middle

of stream; June et al. vs, Purcell, Ohio... 70 Right to recover for sand......

Ibid ROAD IMPROVEMENT

Duties of commisioners to raise money for;

Ohio et rel. vs. l'omnissoners of fayette
County. Olio.........

381 Where not suuticient money from local assess

ment, commissioners to levy general tax... Ibid ROBBERY-('ircumstantial evidence as to; Robe ertson vs. State. Tex.......

139 RULES FOR (ITATIONS..

20 RULES FOR PRACTICE

298 SALARY-Wrongfully dismissed municipal otti

(er, not allowed salary for time out of posi

tion; Terhinc vs. The Mayor. X. Y ........... 476 SC'EXE IV (HICAGO (OU'RT...

5225 SELF-DEFENSE-Mere threats do not constitute

ground for taking life; Oder vs. Common-
wealth. Ky........

339 SEPARATE DEFESSE-Several defendants, defense of one for all ; Tod vs. Stanı baugh. (..

347 SEPARATE ESTATE OF MARRIED WOMAX

CHARGEABLE WITH HER OBLIGA-
TIOXS..

314 SEPARATE PROPERTY OF MARRIED WO

MAX; AX AMENDJEST WANTED.. 146 SEWER ASSESSMENT_Owner, not lessee liable; Davis vs. Cincinnati., Ohio......

6 SET OFF-OL ove judgment against another; Diehl vy, Friester. Ohio......

337 SHERIFF-Liability for goods sold_Trespass ; Freeman et ux. 18. Apple et al. Pa.......

524 SLANDER-Words actionable per se; Barrett vs. Ward. Ohio. (See Sodomy)..............

18 SLAUGHTER-HOUSE-prima fucia nuisance ; Woodyear vs. Schaefer. Md.........

455 SMITH SUNDAY LAW.

191 SODOMY-Words charging; allegation of special

damage necessary. Melvin vy Weiant. Ohio. 24 SOLDIERS' AND SAILORS' ORPHANS' HOME.

Construction of act April 19, 1881 ; State ex

rel. vs. Trustees of Soldiers' and Sailors'
Orphan's Home. Ohio......

234 SOLICITORS CHARGING LIEN ON MONEYS OF CLIENT..

146 SOLICITOR (A) STRUCK OFF THE ROLLS...... 63 SPECIAL LEGISLATION-For a release of sure

ties by a majority of votes, constitutional;

State ex rel. vs. Board of Education. Ohio. 422 SPECIFIC PERFORMANCE

Equity will not compel, when; Marietta &

C. R. R.vs. Western Union Tel. Co. Ohio... 436 Judgment as estoppel ; Porter vs. Wagner. O. 6 Of parol contract; Ewing et al. vs. Richards

et al. (Holmes Co. C. P.) Ohio.......... 462 STARE DECISES—Commissioners of appeal,

law of case; Burns vs. Ledbetter. Tex...... 459 STATUTE

Declaration of former, same as embodied

with; Stato ex rel.vs. O.S. & 8.0. Home. O. 234 Stato not bound by general; Ohio ex rel. vs. Board of Public Works; Ohio..........

01 STATUTE OF FRAUDSM(See Contract.)

Verbal promise to compensate either in land

or money within; Howard, administrator,
V8. Brower. Ohio......

305 Action for damages applies as well to under

ground as surface; Williams vs.Pomeroy.O. 406 Effect judgment rendered before revise code

took effect; Lafferty vs. Shinn, Ohio....... 441 Effect on surety, by payment of principal;

Glick, administrator, vs. Crist. Ohio......... 270 Must be specially pleaded; State vs. McIntire. Iowa..

628 Runs against township trustees holding titles

to land ; Trustees Oxford Tp. vs. Columbia
et al. Obio..........

471
Does not apply during non-residence ; State
Vs. McIntire. Iowa....

628

When not running against administrator in

favor of heirs; Lafferty vs. Shinn. Ohio... 441 When, not running against specific perform

er of parol contract; Ewirig et al. vs. Rich

arcs et al. (Holmes ('o. (. P.) Ohio......... 402 Assigninent of claims by wife against hus

band, less than six years, not a bar ; Sim-
merson, adın'r, vs. Temuery. Ohio..,

270 STEPHENS VS. ALLMEX-Qualified; McLain vs. Summington. Olio......

331 STOCK

Holders; vle fucto corporation liable as part

hers; Rowland vs. Meader Furuiture ('o.
Ohio.......

603 Powers of member of board of Directors to

subscribe for; Sims et al. I's. Brooklyn St.
K'y et al. Ohio...

41: Shares subject of polędye; Layton Nat'l Bank

vs. Merchants' Nat'l Bank. Ohio....... 162 STREET-Railroad constructing track on; when

enjoined ; Scioto Valley R'x. vs. Lawrence
et al. Ohio..

431 STREET ASSESSMENT-When owner may en

join collection; Stone vs. Viele. Ohio...... 587 STREET IMPROVEMENT-Liability of munici

pal corporation in making; Keating vs. Cin-
cinniti. Ohio........

555 STREET RAILROAD)--Powers of; and council;

Sims et al.vs. Brooklyn Street R'y ('o. 0. 412 SUBJECTION (THE) OF THE STATE TO LAW. 115 SUBROGATION-Right of surety to all rights and

collateral ; Secona Yat'l Bank vs. Morrison
et al. (Cuvahoga Co. (. P.) Ohio.....

225 SUBSTANTIAL DEFECT IX IMPROVEMENT

Rev. Stat., Sec. -89 courtrued; Stone vs.
Viele. Ohio..........

587 SUNDAY

Contract for contribution made on, not void;
Dale, trustee, vs. Knapp. Pa......

170 Owner permitting clerk selling on, liable to

penalty imposed by statute ; Seaman vs.
Commonwealth, Pa.......

227 SUPREME (THE) (OURT..

608 SUPREME COURT COMMISSION, A.......

113 SUPREME COURT EXAMIXING COMMITTEE 323 SUPREME COURT (THE) REORGANIZATION OF.

343 SURETY

Discharged by variance of term by princi

pal without knowledge; Boling vs. Young
Ohio......

504 Name of,not appearing in body of, not affect

ing validity; McLain vs. Simington. Ohio. 351 On promissory note, released by concealment

of facts; Conger vs. Bean et al. Iowa...... 610 SURVEY-Effect of fraudulent; under Virginia

Military District Allotinent. Coan vs. Flagg.
Ohio....

559 TAX-License for dogs, not; Cole vs. Hall, col

lector. III.
Amount treasurer of county stands charged

with under Act April 19, 1881; Ohio ex rel.
vs. Staley, treasurer, Ohio....

674 TAXATION

Offices of corporation regarded as residence
for purposes of; Pelton, treasurer, vs North-

ern Transportation Conipany. Ohio........... 358 Unequal “uniform rule" construed ; Wag

ner, treasurer, vs. Loomis et al. Obio...... 416 TENANT IN COMMOM-Where taking as, under will; Corwine vs. Mace. Obio.......

35 TELEGRAPH

Cipher messages; Western Union Tel. Co.vs.
Griswold and Dunhamn. Ohio.........

246 Mistake in message; stipulation in printed matter no excuse for negligence.....

..... lbid Where right to exclusive business not acquired;

Marietta & Cin. R’y Co. vs. West.
Union Tel. Co. et al. Ohio.....

436 THIEVES, PICKPOCKETS AND WATCH STUF.

FERS—Right of cities and villages to pun-
ish; Moran, Sup't. vs. Nolte. Obio...

253 THREATS—Mere, not defense for taking life ; Oder vs. Commonwealth. Ky......

639 TITI.E-Equitable only by 99 years lease, renewa

ble forever, attested by one witness ; Abbott
vs. Bosworth. Ohio........

74

655

108

559 49

297 149

538 637 655

650

661

289

618

57

577

128

336

204

TRADE MARK—Sale of factory, when it carries; Pepper vs. Labrot.

U.S................ TRIATOrder of ; . i Sendant beginning and con

cluding, offering of testimony ; Dille vs.

Lovell et al, "Ohio.........
TRIAL BY JURY....
TRESPASS (See Statute Limitations)

Mere silence of, in presence of, waives

nothing; Leber vs. Minneapolis & N. W.

R’y Co. Minn ........
Use of path across railroad by public for

years, not; Phila. & Reading Å'y vs. Trout

man. Pa.... TRUST–Verbal, enforced when partially per

formed ; Robbins vs. Robbins. N. Y.... TRUSTEES—of wijl-Powers under; Hamilton

et al. vs. Rodgers et al. Ohio.......... TURNPIKE-Various acts relating to; Art. II,

Sec. 26 constitution ; State ex rel. vs. Ports

mouth & C. Turnpike Co. Ohio........ ULTRA VIRES

Contracts not, binding corporation for fixed

time; Cleveland & Mahoning R’y Co. vs.

Himrod Furnace ('o. Ohio..... Stipulations in consideration; void stipula

tions ; Marietta & Cin. R'y Co. vs. West.

Union Tel. Co. Ohio..... UNDUE INFLUENCE-In exccution of deed ;

when voluntarily executed; Cherbonpier vs.

Evitts. Md....
UNIVERSAL MARRIAGE......... ...........
USAGES—(See Trespass)-

Governing contract as to delivery ; Swift's

Iron and Steel Works vs. Dewey Vance &

Co. Obio...... USURY-Statutes of Obio do pot effect National

Banks; Huntingdon vs. Krejci et al. (Cuy

ahoga C. P.) Ohio...... VALUATION_Taxation-“Uniform Rule;" Wag

ner, treasurer, vs. Loomis et al. Ohio...... VERDICT-"Guilty as in manner and form in

dicted;" Eldredge vs. State. Ohio..... VENDOR AND VENDEE-Creditor of fraudu

lent vendor; title to property; Ohio Coal Co.

vs. Davenport. Ohio......

VERY IMPORTANT.
VIRGINIA MILITARY LANDS

Effect Act May 27, 1880; Coan vs. Flagg. 0.
Editorial
Patents-Evidence of record-Patents sub-

sequent to March 3, 1857, void. (Norvill's

Case.) U.S......
Informal letter to Congress..

Editorial
WAGES_(See Municipal Officer.)
WAIVER-

Defect in summons, by filing motion ; Handy

et al. vs. Ætna Ing. Co. Ohio........... Suit against administrator before presenting

claim ; effect waiver. Pepper vs. Sidener.

Ohio.....
When presumption of; Moran vs. Abbey &

Heffner. Cal..
WAREHOUSE RECEIPT_When void; execution

to creditor ; Thorne vs. First Nat'l Bank

Wilmington, Ohio......... WARRANTY

Defect of, known to botb parties; McCormick

vs. Kelly. Minn...... Difference between and misrepresentation ;

Com. Mut. Fire Ins. Co. vs. Huntzinger's

use. Pa... WHO IS LIABLE?... WILL

Acts of widow as acceptance of; Millikin, administrator, vs. Welliver, administrator.

Ohio
Construction of; Collier vs. Grimesey. Obio..
Construction of; Hamilton et al. vs. Rodgers

et al. Ohio.....
Dividing land into parcels, without indicat-
ing dividing line; bequest construed ; Cor-

wine vs. Mace. Ohio....

Words conveying fee; Piatt vs. Sinton, Ohio WIDOW'S ALLOWANCE_$300 in lieu of home

stead; In qp estate of R. Martin. Ohio......... WORD (A) TO GUR READERS... WRONG FULLY CAUSING DEATH-Action for,

abates at death of wrong doer; Russell vs.Sun

bury. Ohio........

219

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142 189

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Ohio Law Journal.

We have received from the publishers, Wil

liam Gould & Son, Law Booksellers and PubCOLUMBUS, OHIO, : : : AUGUST 18, 1881. : : AUGUST 18, 1881. lishers. Albany N. Y., their Catalogue of Law

Books.
PERSONAL

A catalogue of law books may not be deemed

an important publication, and, ordinarily, is not. -Counselor Seth Weldy, of Logan, paid us a fying

In this case, however, we find a catalogue which visit, while passing through the city a few days ago. must have required an immense amount of labor

-Judge J. S. Brasee, of Lancastor, was in the city. to prepare, and is correspondingly valuable to Monday last on professional business.

attorneys or legal writers. -J. Wheeler Lowe, of the Circleville bar, was in the

The nucleus to this extensive list was precity last week, on business connected with the Supreme Court.

pared and used by Hon. N. C. Moak in his lec

tures before the students of Albany Law School, ERRATA.

Class of 1880–81, and entitled: Books, their SeBy an inadvertent head put on the “Table of lection and Use. By the request of the pubCases reported in full,” during the past year,

lishers, however, the book was enlarged to its which appeared last week, the belief may obtain present size, 400 pages, by the addition of much that no further index will be furnished. This

valuable matter prepared by J. T. Cook, Esq. is error. We will prepare a full index of all

Fifty pages of the book are devoted to the abthings contained in the Law Journal during breviations used in citing elementary works the year ending with Aug. 11. This will be upon the law. This portion is of the greatest prepared and printed as soon as possible.

value for reference. Thirty pages follow giving We have also omitted from the table of Cases

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rest of the book is made up of alphabetical lists cost of obtaining copies of the opinions, we wrote

of Elementary legal works; of all American that they could only be obtained by paying Reports; of all American periodical and miscel“Copying rates" &c. The fiendish compositor

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of the greatest interest and value. In addition to

all this matter we note on page 3, certain "rules NEVADA REPORTS, Vol. 15, has been received

for citations," which are of such value that a from the publishers, Messrs. A. L. Bancroft & Co., simple notice will not do them justice. We will San Francisco. This volume contains fifty publish them in full next week. eight cases decided during 1880. Many important decisions concerning, the úsual range of

OLIVER'S CONVEYANCING. matters litigated, we find therein, the more valuable and novel being as to Evidence, Libel, and

Benjamin Lynde Oliver, the author of Oliver's Partnership in Mining Rights. In Criminal Law, Precedents in Real and Personal Actions, and of Conwe note nothing unusual. Various questions as

veyancingan earlier edition-is well known to the sufficiency of indictments, the comper throughout the East as a recognized authority in tency of jurors, and the admissibility of testi- matters pertaining to the interpretation of written mony, are passed upon, but no new rules are

instruments. Both his books have been received deduced.

by the profession with favor most marked, and The mechanical execution of the book is ex

have long held an undisturbed place in the cataceptionally good. This, however, is easily ac

logue of really good works. counted for. Messrs. Bancroft & Co: produce no

When we consider that a very large part of other kind of books.

the litigation thronging our courts and filling

our reports, is the direct outgrowth of unskillful Hon O. H. BROWNING, one of the most Distinguished attempts at writing deeds, wills and contracts, lawyers of the State of Illinois, died at his home in Quincy, Thursday evening of last week, in the 76th year

we must be surprised that greater attention is not paid to securing a better general knowledge

of bis age.

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