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LYNE S. METCALFE, JR., Editor.
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1896, by
CENTRAL LAW JOURNAL COMPANY, In the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington.
PRINTED BY CENTRAL LAW JOURNAL COMPANY.
This list includes only those cases commented upon editorially or in our Notes of Recent Decis-
ions, or in full annotated. The abbreviation Ed., indicates éditorially-R. D., cases commented upon
in our Notes of Recent Decisions; and ann. case, annotated case.
Ackeobausen v. People's Sav. Bank (Mich.) Banks
Savings Bank Deposits-Lost or Stolen Pass-books,
R. D. 297.
American Accident Co. v. Carson (Ky.) Accident In.
surance-External, Violent and Accidental Means
-Voluntary Exposure to Danger, R. D. 280.
Atlanta Consolidated Street Rallway Co. v. Keeny
(Ga.) Tender of Rare Coin, Ed. 417.
American Nat. Bank v. Louisville Warehouse & Ele.
vator Co. (Tenn.) Corporations - Transfer of
Stock-Dividends-Set-off-Partnership Debts, R.
Barrus v. Phaneuf (Mass.) Expert Witness Fees-
Contract, app. case, 177.
Barnitz v. Beverly (U. 8. S. C.) Constitutionality of
Retroactive Grant of Mortgage Redemption, Ed. 1.
Beach v. Beach (Okla.) Residence as a Requirement
for Divorce in Oklahoma, Ed. 493.
Bell v. Bell (N. Y.) Validity of Foreign Divorces, Ed.
Bennett v. Davis (Cal.) Mechanic's Lien - Material.
man, R. D. 278.
Blake v. Smith (R. I.) Slander-Misjoinder of Parties
Defendant-Husband and Wife, R. D. 149.
Blanck v. Sadlin (N. Y.) Mortgage Payable in Gold
Coin, Ed. 69.
Board of Trade v. Nelson (I11.) Board of Trade-Sug.
pension of Member-Review-Res Judicata, R. D.
Bonga v. Weare Township (Mich.) Forgetting the Ex-
istence of Defect in Highway as Contributory Neg-
ligence, Ed. 189.
Bradley v. Sandlands (Minn.) Process-Summons-
Error in Name, R. D. 358.
Briggs v. Town of Russellville (Ky.) Municipal Cor.
poration - Taxation-Agricultural Lands, R. D. 240.
Brooke v. Struthers (Mich.) Negotiability of Mort-
gage Promissory Notes Containing Extraordinary
Stipulations, Ed. 337.
Brotherton v. Manhattan Beach Imp. Co. (Neb.) Neg-
ligence-Proprietor of Bathing Resort-Failure to
Use Proper Precautions, R. D. 190.
Cabot v. Kingsman (Mass.) Municipal Corporation -
Sewers-Easement-Injuries to Abutting Land, R.
Chism v. First Nat. Bank (Tenn.) Negotiable Instru
ment-Indorsement of Draft to Fictitious Person,
R. D. 192.
City of Healdsburg v. Mulligan (Cal.) Extent of the
Liability of a Public Treasurer, Ed. 189.
Cline v. State (Tex.) Criminal Law-Evidence--Depo-
sition in Criminal Cases-Constitutional Law, R.
Commissioners, etc. v. Cartman (Eng.) Illegal Sale
of Intoxicating Liquor by Agent, Ed. 149.
Commonwealth v. Mnrray (Mass.) Constitutional
Law-Right to Bear Arms-Parade with Firearms,
R. D. 298.
Cone v. Citizens' Bank (Kan.) Misconduct of Trial
Judge in Remarks to Jury, Ed. 476.
Conner v. Canter (Ind.) Validity of Contract by Candi.
date to Appoint Certain Deputies, Ed. 397.
Consolidated Traction Co. v. Scott (N. J.) Railroad
Company-Street Railway - Negligence-Crossing,
R. D. 288.
Cooper v. Hamilton Perpetual Building & Loan Assoc.
(Tenn.) Deed--Acknowledgment Interested on
cer--Validity, R. D. 380.
Cornish y. Wiessman (N. J.) Deed-Building Restric.
tion--Enforcement, ann. case, 328.
Culmer v. Wilson (Utah) Joint Tort-feasorg-Contri-
bution-Liability of Husband for the Torts of Wife,
R. D. 50.
Davis v. United States (U. S. $. C.) Burden of Proof
where Defense of Insanity is Interposed, Ed. 49.
Dawson v. Peterson (Mich.) Evidence-Proof of For
eign Laws, R. D. 398.
Defiance Water Co. V. Olinger (Ohio) Dangerous Sub-
stance on Premises-Escape-Liability to Guest of
Tenant, R. D. 32.
Delaware, L. & W. R. Co. v. Hardy (N. J.) Master and
Servant-Servant of One Master as the Special
Servant of Another, R. D, 152.
Dodge v. Bremen Fire Ins. Co. (Kan.) Insurance-
Subrogation Clause--Change of Title, R. D. 359.
Dolan v. Rogers (N. Y.) Contract-Performance, R.
Doyle v. Fitchburg R. Co. (Mass.) Railroad Company
-Carriers of Passengers-Injury to Employee Rid.
ing as Passenger-Exemption from Liability, R. D.
Cahill v. Chicago, M. & St. P. Ry. Co. (U. S. C. C. III.)
Fidelity & Casualty Co. v. Gate City Nat. Bank (Ga.)
Fidelity Insurance-Construction of Policy-Change
of Employment, R. D. 338.
Fisher v. Fielding (Coon.) Foreigo Judgment-De-
fense-Service of Process – Jurisdiction of Foreign
Court, R. D. 30.
Fitzpatrick v. Daily State Pub. Co. (La.) Libel-Lla.
bility of Newspapers-Presumption of Malice, R.
Flora v. Anderson (U. 8. 8. C. Ohio) An American
Tichborne Oase, Ed. 417.
Frame v. Sliter (Oreg.) Vendor and Purchaser-Im.
plied Lien for Purchase Money, R. D. 172.
Fruchey v. Eagleston (Ind.) Oral Instructions to
Juries, Ed. 493.
Fuller v. Roberts County (S. D.) Office and Officers-
Payment of Salary to De Facto Officer, R. D. 301.
Gaar, Scott & Co. v. Green (N. Dak.) Contract-Con.
sideration, R. D. 319.
Gaar, Scott & Co. v. Hughes (Tenn.) Attorney and
Client-Collection of Money - Deposit-Failure of
Bank, R. D. 131.
Gildersleeve v. Hammond (Mich.) Lateral Support-
Contributory Negligence-Evidence, ann. case, 97.
Gleason v. Boehm (N. J.) Landlord and Tenant-Dan.
gerous Premises Liability of Landlord for In.
juries, ann. case, 138.
Gray v. Holmes (Kan.) Adoption-Descent and Dis.
tribution-Rights of Adopted Child, R. D. 278.
Great Western Railway Co. v. Edwards (Eng.) Bicy.
cles as Baggage, Ed. 457.
Green v. Blackwell (N. J.) Bequest-Charity-Trust-
Cy Pres Doctrine, R. D. 476.
Green v. Coast Line Railroad Co. (Ga.) Insolvent
Corporation - Priority of Judgment for Damages
over Mortgage, Ed. 257.
Greer v. Payne (Kan.) Trusts and Monopolies-Rights
of Members- Equity Jurisdiction, R. D. 399.
Havemeyer v. Dabu (Neb.) Conveyance of Homestead
-Validity - Acknowledgment-Notary-Disqualifi.
cation, ann. case, 12.
Hawes v. Tavor (II.) Deed Covenant-Building Re-
strictions, R. D. 170.
Henneger v. Lomas (Ind.) Bight of Woman to Recover
in Her Own Name Damages for Seduction, Ed. 169.
Hennington v. State of Georgia (U. S.S. C.) State En-
actments Prohibiting Running of Railroad Trains
on Sunday, Ed. 129.
Herrlmann v. Menzies (Cal.) Contract-Res riction of
Trade-Monopoly - Public Policy-Validity, ann.
Hilbish v. Hattle (Ind.) Divorce-Decree of Another
State-Collateral Attack-Contract for Separation,
R. D. 153.
Hoover v. State (Neb.) Undue Expedition in Bringing
Accused Murderer to Trial, Ed. 29.
Hosley v. Beard (Ohio) Negotiable Instrument-Note
of Incompetent-Validity-Burden of Proof, R. D.
Houlten v. Nichols (Wis.) Lobbying Contracts—Valid.
ity-Public Policy, R. D. 111.
Hurlburt's Estate, In re (Vt.) Evidence-Death-Proof
of-General Reputation in the Family, R. D. 288.
Hursen v. Gavin (III.) Contract in Restraint of Trade
- Validity, R. D. 479.
Illinois Cent. R. Co. v. Ihlenberg (U. S. C. C. of App.
6th Cir.) Whether Constitutional Provisions are
Self-executing, Ed. 475.
Illinois Cent. Railroad Co. v. State of Illinois (U. 8. .
C.) Obstruction of Interstate Commerce and United
States Mails, Ed. 129.
Irvine, Ex parte (U. S. S. C.) Refusal of Witness to
Answer Incriminating Questions, Ed. 277.
Jeffris v. Fitchburg R. Co. (Wis.) Sale-Rescission iy
Seller-Stoppage in Transitu-Insolvency of Pur.
chaser-Election of Remedies, R. D. 171.
Jones v. State (Ga.) What Constitutes a Common Cheat
or Swindler, Ed. 277.
Kearney Milling and Elevator Co. v. Union Pac. Ry.
Co. (Iowa) Sale-Rescission by Seller-Election of
Remedies-Stoppage in Transitu, R. D. 70, 171.
Kellogg Newspaper Co. v. Peterson (III.) Sales-De.
livery, R. D. 258.
Kijek v. Goldman (N. Y.) Liability for Deceit Inducing
One to Marry an Impure Woman, Ed. 357.
Kilbride v. Moss (Cal.) Guaranty-Contract-Statute of
Frauds, R. D. 379.
Kiser v. Holladay (Oreg.) Master and Servant-Con.
tract to Pay for Service-When Implied, R. D. 259.
Lenzen v. City of New Braunfels (Tex.) Municipal Cor.
poration - Detective Water-works – Llability for
Loss by Fire, R. D. 90.
Light v. Killinger (Ind.) Negotiable Instruments-A:-
teration, ann, case, 405.
Little v. Chicago, St. P., M. &0. Ry. Co. (Minn.)'Action
for Injuries to Land-Venue, ann. case, 198.
Lommen v. Minneapolis Gas Light Co. (Minn.) Consti.
tutionality of Statute Providing for “Special" Ju.
ries, Ed. 209.
Love v. People (III.) Criminal Law-Burglary-Crime
Induced by Detective, R. D. 110.
Loventhal v. Home Ins. Co. (Ala.) Insurance-Title of
Insured-Executory Contract of Purchase, R. D.
Lowe v. Kangas (U.S.S. C.) Criminal Law and Pro.
cedure-Imposition of Costs on Prosecutor-Consti.
tutionality of Statute, R. D. 2.
McKenzie, Ex parte (III.) Judgment-Fictitious Cause
-Collusive Petition to Vacate, R. D. 190.
Manning v. West End St. Ry. Co. (Mass.) Electric
Street Railway-Negligence of Conductor-Injury
to Bystander, R. D. 92.
Medinah Temple Co. v. Currey (III.) Landlord and
Tenant – Assignment for Benefit of Creditorg-
Forfeiture of Lease, R. D. 494.
Mexican Nat. R. Co. V. Jackson (Tex.) Action-Transl.
tory-Conflict of Laws, R. D. 170.
Miller's Estate, In Re (Penn.) Mechanic's Lien-Mort.
gageg-Priority, ann. case, 482.
Miller v. Donovan (N. Y.) Inducing the Publication of
a Libel, Ed. 49.
Morris v. Mix (Kan.) Mortgage Assumption by
Grantee, R. D. 418.
Murray v. Tolman (Ill.) Deceit-False Representations
-Sale of Stock, ann. case, 367.
Nicely v. Commercial Bank (Ind.) Negotiable Iostru.
R. D. 210.
North Dallas Circuit Ry. Co. v. McCue (Tex.) Trial-
Remarks of Judge to Jury on Failure to Agree, R.
Northern Pacific Railway v. Peterson (U. S. 8. C.) Fel.
low-servant Rule in Federal Courts, Ed. 89.
Norton v. Dashwood (Eng.) Devise-Fixtures-Tap.
estry on Walls, R. D. 358.
O'Brien v. Boland (Mass.) Real Estate-Option-Seal,
ann. case, 306.
Ohio & M. Ry. Co. v. Tabor (Ky.) Carriers of Goods-
Contract Limiting Liability-Interstate Shipment,
R. D. 132.
Oliver v. Macon Hardware Co. (Ga.) Lien-Laborer's
Lien-Clerk, R. D. 318.
Pacific Express Co. v. Shearer (Ill.) Carriers-Misde.
livery, ann. case, 35.
People v. Bennett (Cal.) Criminal Law-Former Jeop.
ardy-Waiver of Plea, R. D. 299.
People v. Chase (III.) Constitutionality of the Illinois
Land Transfer Act, Ed. 437.
State v. McCabe (Mo.) Criminal Law-Sending Threat
ening Letters by Collection Agency, R. D. 439.
State v. Miller (W. Va.) Criminal Law-Lascivious Co.
habitation, R. D. 151.
State v. Missouri Pacific Railway Co. (Mo. Cir. Ct.)
Bicycles as Baggage, Ed. 377.
State v. Tyler (Wash.) Garnishment Liability of
County to Process, R. D. 113.
State v. Wood (N. J.) Tort-Joinder of Actions-Injury
to Dogs, R. D. 458.
Stevenson v. Kyle (w. Va.) Principal and Agent-
Rights of Third Persons-Set off of Debt of Agent-
Assignment, R. D. 262.
Stuart v. New Albany Mfg. Co. (Ind.) Master and Serv.
ant - Personal Injury – Assumption of Risk, R. D.
Summersell v. State (Fla.) Criminal Law · Verdict-
Absence of Defendant, R. D. 318.
Swift v. Rounds (R. I.) Fraud Deceit - Purchase of
Goods on Credit with the Intention not to Pay
Therefor — Implied False Representations - Plead.
ing, ann. case, 266.
Talbot Paving Co. v. City of Detroit (Mich.) Municipal
Corporations - Contracts – Rejection of Bid-Lia:
bility to Bidder, R. D. 258.
Talcott v. Arnold (N. J.) Employment of Husband by
wile – Rights of Creditors of Husband, ann. case,
People v. Cummings (Cal.) Criminal Law-Obtaining
Land Through False Pretenses, R. D. 420.
People v. De Winton (Cal.) Criminal Law-Arson-
What Constitutes-Ownersbip, ann. case, 286.
Peterson y. Western Union Tel. Co. (Mind.) Tele-
graphic Libels, R. D. 93.
Phelps v. Piper (Neb.) Election and Voters-Rival Con.
ventions of one Political Party-Secretary of State
-Duties as to Candidates Nominated, ann. case,
Pessy v. Ferguson (U.S.S. C.) Validity of "Separate
Coach” Laws, Ed. 129.
Pugh v. London, Brighton & South Coast Ry. Co.
(Eug.) Accident Insurance-Injuries by Fright-
Death by Iobaling Gas, R. D. 878.
Parviance v. Schultz (Ind.) Llability of Decedent's
Estate-Services-Infant's Contracts Creating Fam.
ily Relations, R. D. 439.
Ravenswood, s. & G. Ry. Co. v. Town of Ravenswood
(W.Va.) Railroad Company-Municipal Aid Bonds
-Change of Route, R. D. 2.
Raycroft v. Tayntor (Vt.) Contract-Malicious Inter-
terference-Procuring Discharge of Servant, ann.
Rickerson Roller-Mill Co. v. Farrell Foundry & Mą.
chine Co. (U. 8. C.C. of App. 6th Cir.) Corporation
-Issue of Stock-ale Below Par-Insolvency-
Preference to Directors, R. D. 438.
Robert Cluggish v. Cynthia A. Kuhns (Ind.) Municipal
Corporation - Priblic Improvement - Estoppel of
Property Owner, ann. case, 244.
Roberts, In re (Kan.) Constitutional Law-Arrest of
Debtor, R. D. 300.
Roberts v. American Building & Loan Assn. (Ark.)
Building and Loan Associations-Foreclosure of
Mortgage-Rule for Computing Amount Due-Fines,
ann. case, 348.
Rosenstein v. Coleman (Mont.) Assignment for Benefit
of Creditorg-When Fraudulent, R. D. 339.
Sammis v. Sly (Ohio) Attachment-Wrongful Levy-
Destruction of Property by Fire, R. D. 191.
Samuel R. Callaway v. Jessie Mellett (Ind.) Carriers of
Passengerg-Ticket Holders' Rights, apn. case, 77.
Sandwich Manut. Co. v. Krake (Minn.) Execution-
Supplementary Proceedings-Wages of City Em-
ployee, R. D. 478.
Schott v. Dosh (Neb.) Quitclaim Deed Bona Fide
Purchaser-Unrecorded Deed, R. D. 341.
Scott v. Mercer (Iowa) Bailment-Lien for Labor and
Skill-Training Horse, R. D. 94.
Sharp T. McIntire (Colo.) Elections Voters Resi.
dence-Declarations-Res Gestæ Witness - Com-
petency, ann. case, 387.
Shearing v. Trambull (U. S. C. C. Colo.) Removal of
Causes-Receiver of Federal Court, R. D. 339.
Simonds v. City of Baraboo (Wis.) Municipal Corpora.
tion-Defective Street-Knowledge - Forgetfulness
-Contributory Negligence - Evidence of Custom,
ann, case, 57.
Skinner v. Caughey (Minn.) Liveryman's Lien Who
Entitled to-Grooms, R. D. 31.
Solicitor's Loan & Trust Co. y. Robins (Wash.) Per-
sonal Liability of Grantee of Mortgaged Premises
to Pay a Mortgage, Ed. 169.
State v. Arnold (8. Car.) Criminal Law Homicide-
Declarations of Deceased, R. D. 239.
State v. Copeland (Tenn.) Extent of the Liability of a
Public Treasurer, Ed. 149.
State v. Fry (Tenn.) Criminal Law - Evidence of Good
Character-Remoteness in Time, R. D. 93.
State F. Griswold (Conn.) Criminal Law-Seizure of
Paperg-Compelling Defendant to Criminate Him.
Belf, R. D. 171.
State v. Hatch (Kan.) Criminal Law - Homicide-Self-
defense-Duty to Retreat, R. D. 494.
Talton v. Mayes (U. S. S. C.) Federal Jurisdiction
within the Cherokee Nation, Ed. 29.
Tampa Water-works Co. v. Cline (Fla.) Waters-Sur-
face and Subterranean Streams Riparian Owners
-Interference with Percolation, R. D. 298.
Taylor v. Chesapeake &0. Ry. Co. (W. Va.) Parent and
Child - Custody of Minor-Action for Loss of Sery.
ice-Dangerous Employment, R. D. 69.
Tebbets v. Mercantile Credit Guarantee Co. (U.S.O.
C. of App. 2d Cir.) Credit Insurance - Uncollect-
Ible Debts-Contract, R. D. 170.
Territory v. Lucera (N. M.) Criminal Law-Homicide-
Malice-Presumption R. D. 360.
Tucker v. Tucker (Migg.) Alienating Conjugal Affec-
tion-Impeaching a Witness, ann. case, 118.
Tuttle v. National Bank of the Republic (III.) Whether
Constitutional Provisions are Sell-executing, Ed.
United States v. Fulkerson (U. S. D. 0. So. Dist. Cal.)
Federal Offense- Unlawful Use of Mails — Lottery,
R. D. 318.
Urban v. Helmick (Wash.) Libel - Question of Law,
Construction, R. D. 279.
Vegelahn v. Gunter (Mass.) Injunction-Conspiracy to
Injure Business, Ed. 457; aun. case, 464.
Vining v. Miller (Mich.) Chattel Mortgage – Animals-
Priority of Lien, R. D. 110.
Wade v. Pittsburgh, C., C. & St. L. R. Co. (II.) Car.
rierg-Act of God – Johnstown Flood, ann. case,
Warner v. Southern Pac. Co. (Cal.) Master and Servant
-Liability for Malicious Act of Servant Vindic
tive Damages, R. D. 112.
Wilhelm v. Wilkins (N. Y.) Quitclaim Deed --Record-
ing-Bona Fide Purchaser, R. D. 31.
Williams v. Hays (N. Y.) Insanity as a Defense to Torts
of Negligence, Ed. 109.
Wilson v. Campbell (Mich.) Negotiability of Mortgage
Promissory Notes containing Extraordinary stipu.
lations, Ed. 337.
Wilson v. Lewiston Mill Co. (N. Y.) Conflict of Laws-
Contracts-Statute of Frauds-Memorandum, R. D.
Wilson v. Mayor, etc. (Md.) Municipal Corporationg-
Supplies Deposit Accompanying Sealed Bid-
Penalty, R. D. 3.