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worth in the Supreme Court.. .....
nuisance; jumping from balloon..........
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ACTION. What is commencement...

2711 Contributory negligence ; standing on foot-board of
AGENCY, Constructive notice to principal of agent's

street var ......

246
fraud .........."
........... 124 ; infant passenger jumping froin train ........

199
Ratification; by silence.

117
Intoxication of passenger........

427
Rights of principal; fraud of agent; negotiable in-

Regulations as to baggage; contents of trunk..

317
strument; to corporation, form .. ........

.. .. ....

48 Disorderly conduct of other passengers ..
..

427
See Criminal Law; Insurance; Master and Servant;

Duty to provide seats; right to fare

200
Municipal Corporation.

Ejection; for failure to produce ticket. ...............
ANIMALS. Ordinance restraining dogy from run-

- ; wrong ticket; receiver ......
ping at large; punishment of owner; illegality....... 15

i damages ...
APPEAL. Judgment; title to realty..

416

ticket containing condition.....
Jurisdictional ainount....

437 Passenger going into Pullman car to wash; liability for
Objection not raised below.....

....... ... 133, 178

assault by porter on .....
Special Andings of fact; contract; interpretation; pro-

Personal injuries; special contract; express mes-
posal and acceptance................

116 sengers... .... ....... .
Special proceeding.. ..

416 CHARITIES. Bequests to charitable uses ; society
State lands under navigable waters : commissioner's

to be organized; designation of beneficiaries ....... 239
right of appeal.. ..........

See Wills.
Time of taking; waiver of objection

CIVIL DAMAGE ACT. Proximate cause........ 416
Question of law; presumption ; jurisdiction; remedy CLERK Of court, liable for misplacing papers..... 83
at law......
..........

CONFLICT LAWS. Rights of assignee; insol.
Waiver of objection.................................
Waiver of objection

vency.

314
ARREST. Civil; railroad engineer; right to stop train. CONSTITUTIONAL LAW Civil rights ; exclu-
ASSAULT AND BATTERY. Highway ; rights

sion from public place of amusement ............ 413
of traveller ...

Impairing contract..........

397
ASSIGNMENT. What assignable ; personal con-

Elections; test oath ; polygamy.........

136
tracts............

Woman suffrage .....
What constitutes; question of law; attaching credit-

Evidence of reputation of nuisance.
ors; consideration; credit of antecedent debt; stat-

Express companies; license; immunity of citizen.. 217
ute of frauds.....

178 Game laws; selling game killed in another State...... 173
Equitable; wages in future .......

Regulation of commerce; drummer's tax.... . 440
Stock exchange ; forfeiture of seat; distribution of

Licensing engineers; due process of law.....

441
proceeds ....

Tax on sleeping-car companies..............

... 130
ASSIGNMENT FOR CREDITORS: Assignee; License; tax of telegraph companies ............. 98, 411
liability and accounting ; failure to sue; outstanding

Intoxicating liquors; illegal sales ....

....
collaterals; appropriation of assets by third persous;

High license; local option ............

. ................... 348, 370
credits; taxes and interest ...... ... ....... ...... 4

Prohibitory liquor law ... ...
Partnership; powers of surviving partners ; action to

Prohibiting sales of intoxicants near Soldiers' Home.. 299
set aside; evidence; admissions after assignment. . 155 Denying liquor seller right to become surety on liquor
ASSUMPSIT. Money had and received; when lies.. 312 seller's bond ...... .....

Work and labor: by woman for her supposed husband. 300 Ordinance; markets; abridging rights of citizens...... 279
ATTACHMENT. Payment of money to sheriff ; Maritime liens; jurisdiction; State laws; measure of
default of sheriff ........

damages .......
Sale of perishable property ; title vested ..

Oleomargarine act ...
ATTORNEY. Acting for both parties. ..... ....... Imitation butter; regulating color....

361
Disbarment; malpractice ...........

407

Want of railroad fence......
--; offering money for testimony; procuring person Requiring physicians to report infectious cases........ 186
to steal papers : evidence

Preinium by food sellers......

93
ATTORNEY AND CLIENT. Contract to clear Privileges of citizens; due process of law; equal pro-
title of liens; purformance. ....

tection of laws ...,

.......

217

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Power to bind client; married woman...

Obligation of contracts; railroad companies ; regula-
AUCTION. Auctioneer bidding for purchaser... ...

tion of rates ..........

See Eminent Domain ; Statute : Taxation.
BAIL MENT. For hire; negligence of bailee; burden CONTEMPT. Commitment; procedure; supreme
of proof... .....

Curt; presumptions ........

515
BANKS. Conversion of special deposit; insolvency; Disobedience of injunction; vacating of injunction... 511
preference of depositor ..................

CONTRACT. Interpretation....... ..........

335
Drafts : bills of lading .....

Gambling; options....

519
National; shareholders ; married women............. 317 City and street railroad; duty to repair street..... ....
Savings banks; constitutional law.

480

Restraint of marriage ..
BASTARDY. Right to transmit inheritance ... 210 Restraint of trade........

0, 279
BOND Title; presumption. .......

----; "any engagement; " "any business ; " invalidity:

· 518
BOUNDARIES. Navigable waters; riparian rights ;

- ; unlimited as to time.....

.. 237
deed; construction ; limitation; adverse possession. 380 - agreement not to carry on the profession of sur-

geou; assistant
CARRIERS. Of goods; delivery; to holder of unin Rescission; estoppel; turnpikes and toll-roads; family
dorsed bill of lading

pass ... ,
; delay in delivery; pleading and proof: negli-

See specific Performance ; statute of Frauds.'.
gence; what constitutes; evidence: letters written COPYRIGHT. Dramatization of novel; injunc-
after delay......

36

tion .... ..........................................
--; wrongful delivery by connecting carrier ......... 35 Judicial opinions..
; limiting liability ....

...... ....... ..... 2 98 Sheet music; nerforated strips for organettes...
i termination of carriage: lia lity as warehouse-

ONVERSION. Demand; evidence, value....
man; negligence; bill of lading; limitation of lia CORONER. Inquest; post-mortem; fees of physi-
bility...

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CORPORATION. Contract; validity; ultra vires; DEED. Use of alley; laying sewer pipes across.......
public policy; action by stockholder to cancel; com-

Construction : condition ..
plaint; allegations necessary.........

Delivery ; acceptance; joint grantees ..
Incorporation; payment on tax; reorganization....... 397 Escrow; performance of condition; delivery.....
By-laws; restraint of trade......... .

308 Execution ; witnesses need not sigu in presence
New York business corporations; remedies against

each other. .. ......:

........
stockholders; concurrent separate actions against

Fee simple; repugnant habendum clause .........
company and stockholder. ........

DEFINITION *Goods"; dog...
President; salary and advances; payınent by stock;

Hawkers and peddlers; solicitors for local firms..
meetings of directors; validity; estoppel; by ac-

— ; license; "manufacture"...........
quiescence; stock; contract to convey; agreement

Labor or service; clergyman......
to pay debt; abandonment; option ; measure of damn-

“Machinery"; bammer .. ..... .........
ages .........

... ... ................ 131

* " Merchandise”; apricots. ................
Prospectus; misrepresentation : "legal fraud;" ac-

“Misfortune"; bankruptcy ........
tions for deceit; liability of directors; measure

"Saloons": pool-playing of minors......
of damages ....... ...... ...........................

Theatrical exhibition ; opera is...
Power to bind itself by offer of reward....

DESCENT AND DISTRIBUTION. Collateral
Stock; subscription; contract to purchase; fraud.....

inheritance tax: adopted children; retroactive laws;
Assent of stockholders...

assessment ; order of payment; notice. ..... 417
Slockholders; individual liability to employees; es DURESS. Of wife; threat to imprison husband... . 138

toppel...
COSTS. Right to; reference of claim against execu-

EASEMENT. Extinguishment; non-user with in-
tor..................

...... .. ....... ............... ........ 440
-; trespass; question of title to real property...... 438

tent to abandon .......

Light and air: malicious obstruction....
Taxation of map as affidavit; inveterate practice... ...

EJECTMENT. When lies ; partnership; rights of
COUNTIES. Obstruction of water-courses; liability

partners......
for
COVENANT. Against incumbrances; easements;

For projection of roof ...

Parties; lessor of occupant; judgment; right to pos-
obstruction ; estoppel by deed...

session ; occupant of leased land; presumption of
CRIMINAL LAW. Appeal; review of capital cases;

tenancy
exceptions ...... .. ...

ELECTIONS. Qualification of voters; Mormon ;
Arson; inclosed and covered structure; crib..........

constitutional law...
Attorney and client; exclusion...

EMINENT DOMAIN. Elevated railway; in junc-
Former jeopardy; new trial after reversal..

tion .....:::::
--: discharge of jury at end of term........

Prior Occupation for public use; private railroad
Bribery; evidence; act of co-conspirator ...
Burglary; breaking into tobacco barn......

switches ; failure to agree with owner; rights of
lessee ........

....... 17
i evidence ..........

Destruction of wharf rights; coinpensation; measure ..
Conspiracy ; boycotting.....

of damages ...........
Evidence; acts showing reigned ipsanity. .

.......

ESTOPPEL. By deed.......
False pretenses; statements as to credit......

In pais; married woman.....
Forgery; printed theatre ticket..........

EVIDENCE. Bastardy; exhibiting child ....
Gaming ; betting on horse race; gaming device.......

Declarations of agent ........
~ ; playing in public places; what constitutes an

- of existing suffering ...........
inn... ......
Homicide ; appeal; evidence; former acquittal ..

in parties' interest ...

Death; presumption from absence; time of death
instructions: excusable homicide...........

Expert: condition of ladder............
- ; insanity as a defense .....

Handwriting; comparison.........
- declarations of defendant ; ivstructions ; evi-

- ; cross-examination; comparison......
dence.................:

; submission of writing to jury,......
: justification; burden of proof; evidence; decla-

Negligence; former accidents .............
rations of deceased; harmless error...

Parol sale: action for breach... ......
-; killing by prisoner in atteur.pt to escape ; proof

Injury to hotel by building railroad; other instances. 103
ot commitment.................................... 82

See Witne88.
self-defense; evidence; credibility of prisoner ... 380
evidence of motive; commission of another crime. 219

EXECUTION. Insurance and validity ; sheriffs and
Incest between father and illegitimate daughter; in-

constables; false returps; execution from the New

York Marine Court ...,
dictment; misnomer.....
Indictment; caption; misrecital of date of inding .... 337

Exemption : "mechanic, miner or other person ''; as- ..

sayer.....
---: joinder of offenses : election : waiver of objec

EXECUTORS AND ADMINISTRATORS
Insanity: necessity of causal connection......

Action by one administrator on joint and severai bond.
Iutent; sale of liquor to minor...........
Intoxicating liquors ; illegal sale: agency....

Liability for money stolen; degree of care........... 20
; sale without license; Sunday sale...
Jury: challenges and exemptions; order of challenge: FALSE IMPRISONMENT. Arrest of married
reversible error; competency; appeal; review; opin-

woman; justification ..
ion formed; unused peremptory challenge ........... FERRY. Negligence; injury to person standing on
Larceny; claim of right; publicity of taking ........

dock .. ......
; what constitutes asportation ..

FRAUD. Constructive; by person in confidential re-
: decoying ......

lation; purchase froin devinees.......
Information; description of property stolen..

What constitutes ; constructive fraud............
Lottery; what constitutes ....

Right to question. ......... ....... .. ..........
Mayhem: wounding private parts of female ....

Rights of creditors; assignment for benefit of cred-
Perjury; opinion evidence; testimony as to drunke

itors; good faith of assignee; evidence; declarations
ness........... ..... ... ..... ............ .......

of grantor: grantor's books of account: declarations
Place of trial .....

before conveyance; liabilities of grantee; repts and
Rape; child under ten ; consent; indictment..

profits.....
evidence: previous sexual intercourse ; witness

Insurance policies; rights of creditors : recovery of
examination .................... .......

premiums.........
-;impeachment of prosecutrix: statements as to

False representations; liability of directors............
other acts of unchastity ...............

Gift to son: improvements.
vindictment; description of victim .....

258 FORCIBLE ENTRY AND DETAINER. What ...
Seduction ; evidence; birth of child beyond period of

Constitutes ........... ........... ... .. ....
gestation; pleading and proof; character of prosecu-
trix ......

156 GIFT. Causa mortis; savings bank fund.. ... .. ...
Trial; misconduct ; discretion of trial court .......... 132
View by jury .... ..

132

Inter vivos; deposits in savings bank io trust; evi-
CROPS. Life-tenant

dence.
CUSTOMS DUTIES. Classification ; wool cover-

GUARANTY. Extent; limitation in penal bond as
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Page. | MASTER AND SERVANT-Continued.
INJUNCTION. Against banner threatening plain Scope of employment; defective appliances..........
tiit's employees ...........

Evidence; declarations of foreman...
Against trespass...........

Negligence of master : independent contractor...
INSANITY. Custody of insane; power of commit-

supervising architect.....
tee; leasing realty......

- railroad; low bridges .....

..281,
See Criminal Law..

Negligence of fellow-servant ...,
INSURANCE: Accident; injuries intentionally in-

- ; brick mason and carpenter....

263
flicted by third person.....

Defective appliances ..............

281
-; excluded risks; killing by robber..............

Course of employment; assault by car driver...
--; character of injury. ...

See Carrier : Municipal Corporations.
- proximate cause of death...

MECHANICS' LIENS. Property subject to; public
- suicide; presumption.........

school-house...
Filling up blanks by agent..........

260 MINES. Possession under contract to
Assignment of policy as collateral security; rights of

refusal of possession ....
subsequent creditors........ ...

... ....... 113

MISTAKE Reformation of contract; waiver........ 7
Conditions; stipulations against waiver ...

MORTGAGE. What constitutes ; deed absolute...
-; "incendiarism;" setting aside verdict; misdirec-

Covenant to pay incumbrances: release to mortgagor. 13

Chattel: validity; assignment for benefit of creditors. 418
- "contained therein"..

Description of property; after-acquired property; at-
--; vacancy........

319

tachment.....
Fire; property covered by policy.........

MUNICIPAL CORPORATION. Powers; exclu-
Change in possession or title; deeds absolute as secu-

sive privileges ....

...................
rity for debt...... ......

Negligence of contractor .......
Horses in field; barn and contents; lightning ..... 506 Blast in street ...

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Negligence of assured ................

301 Improvements; estimates; collusion; remedy.
Life; interest; assignment ......

Liability for tort; contributory negligence ......
step-father and step-800 ...

501

Regulating sales of meats; power to license ...
-; rights of beneficiaries; trusts.....

399 Police department; decision of commissioners; re-
- cause of death; suicide to prevent arrest ...

view; dismissal; intoxication ....
-isane or insane .....

Control of streets; rights of abutters; railroads.......
- Tontine policy; equity; accounting .

Obstructions: fences; summary removal......
Marine; perils of the sea; explosion of boiler..... 242 Coasting in streets; violation of ordinance ....... 18,
Proofs of loss; waiver by agent......

386 Defective streets; contributory negligence............
Actual total loss ..................................

112 Ordinance; grant to horse-railway..........
Renewal by payment of annual premium; forfeiture

Tax on telephone poles; constitutionality; permission
for non-payment of premium; inotice of maturity;

to construct telephone lines, contract.....
mailing notice to improper address; tender of pre-

Waters; obstruction; liability .. ....
mium; appeal; waiver .......
Societies: status of................................... ... NEW TRIAL. Misconduct of jury; drinking with

party

... 15
JURISDICTION. Federal question; abduction of

NEGLIGENCE." Defective bridge; contributory"
escaped criminal from sister State....

. 13
negligence.....

. .... 140
JUDGMENT. Res adjudicata; privies; husband Charitable corporation; fre insurance patrol.........
and w ife ............................ ....... ...........

Driver and foot traveller in street ....

.... 23
Subsequent reversal .....

399
JURY Impannelling; division of county into dis-

Careless driving; contributory negligence; violation of
ordinance ........

................ 2
tricts; drawing from district..

Fair grounds; unsale seat ...,

Leaving horse unhitched; others frightening in tr
LANDLORD AND TENANT. Restrictive cove-

ing to stop him ......
nant; annoyance, nuisance or grievance, hospital ... 3:20 Use of poisons in manufactures.....
Defective premises; weekly letting ..............

Contributory; driving on dangerous road .....

347
Landlord's liability. ......................

Permitting children to play in street; provin
Trade fixtures; abandonment...

measure of damages ..........
Rent; forfeiture for non-payment; Sunday.........

Railroad company : steps worn and slippery from snow:
Non-payment of rent; recovery of possession; rent

risk voluntarily incurred ..........

460
charge; apportionment....... ....

Death by wrongful act; damages; pain.......

322
Waste; ploughing grass land; injunction ...

Dangerous premises .................
LIBEL AND SLÄNDERWhat actiorable; pub-

Fair grounds...

383
lications disparaging one's goods ........

Imputed; husband as agent of wife; evidence; subse-
Newspaper; liability; damages ..

quent marriage ........
Privileged communications; words spoken by counsel

Passenger on ship.............
at trial...........................

Driver and guest of owner......
Malice: newspaper.............

Remote and proximate cause ; injuries resulting from
Pleadings.... .... .............

physical condition. ..........
Publication; communication by husband to wife; d

throwing man into pit in street.....
facement of testimonial of character; damages...

See Carrier; Ferry, Highways, Master and Servant :
Privilege of witness.....

Municipal Corporation ; Railroads ; Telegraphs.
LICENSE Parol; revocation; adverse user; acqui. NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENT. Acceptance;
escence....

what constitutes. ...
--; revocability; equitable estoppel ..............

Agreement not to sue; validity.............

Construction ; parol evidence.....
MALPRACTICE. Clairvoyants; degree of care and

Negotiability; place of payment; certainty....
skill.

Parties; descriptio personæ...
MALICIOUS PROSECUTION. Evidence ; com Presentment for payment; accommodation maker..
petency.

Protest and notice; personal service...
-; plaintiff's treatment while in prison......... 17

Guarantors; notice.....
MANDAMUS. To commissioner of public works ;

Execution; ratification of forgery ...............
control of streets ; appeal ; review.....

NUISANCE. Created on highway by strangers ; duty
To public officer; pensions ; commissioner; increased

of owner of adjacent land. ........
rate..

Horses and wagons standing in street......
MARRIAGE Polygamous ; contracted by domiciled

County jail; action by prisoner. ..
Englishman in uncivilized country according to cus-

Intoxicating liquor; abaternent; citizen...
toms of native tribe ......

Livery stable........
Presumptious as to laws of other States....

Riparian rights; pollution; municipal corporation;
Agreement of wife to support family; rights of hus-

sewerage ; estoppel.........
band's creditors ......... ...... ....... ..........
Wife's separate estate.........

OFFICE AND OFFICER. Eligibility; New York
Conveyance of wife's separate estate; acknowledge

Civil Service; canal employees; constitutional law;
ment.......... . .. .....

construction of amendment........................ 133
Divorce; desertion ; refusal of intercourse ............ 443 Judicial; fish inspector; liability. ..................... 483

; pregnancy be lore marriage ; presumption
--; separation; abandonment; defense of cruelty... 157 PARENT AND CHILD. Duty of parent to sup-
r: conveyance in fraud of wife...........
01 wito............ ......

port minor child; divorce.
See Parties.

PARTIES: Husband and wife; actions against wife;"
MASTER AND SERVANT. Negligence;

joinder of husband............................... 10
sumption of risk ............

Non-joinder; waiver.....
--; ammonia vapor..... ...

PARTITION. Probate jurisdiction; constitutional
- ; low railroad bridge.....

law; petition by widow as "administratrix;" parti.
Volunteer...........

tion in proceedings for settlement and distribution;
Contributory negligence...........

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order to show cause; minors : representative........ 455

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STATUTE OF FRAUDS. Agreement relating to

lands............
Part performance .......
Assignment by widow of interest in will; parol inden-

nity for costs; judgment; res adjudicata; parties .. 116
Contract not to be performed within a year; tele-

Oral promise to indemnify co-surety...
STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS. Acknowledg-

ment; what constitutes.....................
Banks; payment on forged cbeck................
Part payment........

Trover and conversion; bailment............
SUNDAY. Publication in newspaper; statuta..

Work of necessity; making ice .......
SURETY. Enlargement of liability; discharge of

surety....
On non-negotiable noto; notice........

PARTITION-Continued.

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Pleading; allegation of possession; plea of purchase ;

adverse possession; improvements; rents and profits. 418
Rights of purchaser; lis pendens; power of court to

order sale..
PARTNERSHIP. What constitutes; evidence;

estoppel..........
Check by partner ou firm account for private debt;

presumption......
Limited; good faith ; question for jury; publication of

notice; variance....
For dealing in stock; dissolution; right of partner to

purchase partnership stock ...
PATENTS FOR INVENTIONS. Novelty; sleep-

ing cars; signal apparatus......
License; construction; forfeiture......

Suit by government to set aside for fraud.....
PENSION. Exemption; lands purchased....
PHYSICIAN. Prohibition of testimony; waiver; life

insurance. ....... ... ...............
Right to advertise .....
Right to compensation; Christian scientist ...

See Witness.
PLEADING. Amendment; after remand by General
Term .... ..... ...... . ..........

...... 157
Answer; denial upon information and belief. ........ 178
General and specific denial; tender of performance..
PLEDGE. Transfer; license to take immediate pos-

session ....
Wrongful sale by mistake; measure of damages.......
POST-OFFICE. Use of mails to defraud; "heirs to

English fortunes"......................................
RAILROADS. Construction; bond for compliance

with contract: conditions: refusal to accept: man-

damus; franchise ; validity of requirements..........
Bonds; extension of payment; coupons; negotiability. 410
Consolidation; municipal aid; estoppel to deny regu-

larity........:
Crossing other roads; eminent domain; procedure ... 400
Use of premises : discrimination....
Negligence ; concurrent; presumptions; burden of

proof.... i
Crossing; contributory negligence; question for jury;

rate of speed .......
Omission of usual warning; imputed neglig e....
Switch crossing; implied license... ....
Dangerous premises; duty of company. ...
Injuries to persons on track; contributory negligence.
To trespasser; children....
Killing stock at large...
Nuisance; incidental damages .......

356
Subscription to capital stock; power to subscribe:

presumption; payment of subscription : ......... 177
Taxation; exemption, superstructure on right of way:

inter-State commerce; Federal agency; rolling stock;
situs..

... ............. ...... 3:28
RELIGIOUS SOCIETIES. Incorporation; or.

ganizations; recitals in certificate; constitution of
meeting; name of society; deed; validity; mortgage;
merger; release of prior to subsequent mortgage;

presumption from lapse of time....
Contracts; authority of officers; Roman Catholic

church; power of trustees ...,
Personal liabilities of members; plea

ing....

es; who uit brought to sue ; p

TAXATION. Assessment; correction of errors;

bauks and banking.....
Erroneous assessment: burden of proof..

Collection; corporations; insolvency and receivers ...
TELEGRAPHS. Contract to deliver iness age; with

agent.....
Liability for acts of agent; fraudulent message; prox-

imate cause of loss.
Failure to deliver message; damages...........,
Negligence; failure to deliver message. ............
- ; atmospheric influence; destruction of message.. 276

-idamages; who liable.......
ENDER.After fuit brought; payment into court;
admission of plaintiff's right to sue ; practice; non-
cuit; sufficiency of tender; province of jury; failure

to give notice ; waiver of objection............. 135
TOWNS. Taxation ; town-houses; Alling up part of

an opera house; repair of old house for rental..
TRADE-MARK. What constitutes; injunction. .. 178
"Acid Phosphate;" injunction............
Title of book : " Old Sleuth".................
Infringement; use of one's own pame..........
Injunction to protect; evidence............

"Taffy-tolu" not good..........
TRIAL. By court; special findings; witness; compe-

tency; transactions with decedent ................
Submission to court; statement of facts ..............
TRUSTS. Constructive; confidential relations; sale

ou execution; redemption; purchase of judgment:
tenants in common; purchase of mortgage........ 116
To charitable uses................................
Declaration; executory trust...

See Wills.

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SALE. Action for price; when maintainable........
Goods wrongfully returned; measure of recovery......
Delivery of grain to elevator ...
Statute: penalty; action for price. ....
When title passes, risks of shipment, action for price:

province of jury.......
Title of purchaser from fraudulent vendee; considera-
tion. ..

: ........ 163
Misrepresentations by purchaser as to market price;
rescission...

. .. ... .............. 202
ondition for return........
SEDUCTION. What constitutes; question for jury. 341
SCHOOLS, Authority of teacher; corporal punish-

ment... vinis tornegligence .....................
Districts not liable for negligence

Rules; paying for property broken .....
SHIP AND SHIPPING Bill of lading; deviation:
loss by excepted perils of the sea ...

193
Upited States statute limiting liability of owners:

steamboat firing building .....
SPECIFIC PERFORMANCE. Contracts; en-

forceable: mistake. ..
STATUTE. “Carry on business"; clerk. .....
Letter intended to be conveyed by mail”; decoy let-

ter with Actitious address..........
Labor or service; clergyman ....
Obstructing street; walking abreast....
Penaltv: construction...
Repeal: New York Consolidation Act; ex post facto :

prospective operation ....
"Spirituous and fermented liquors"..

267
Suffering gaming on licensed premises; knowledge of

servant........ ... . . .. ....
Lord Campbell's Act;" widow".

See Constitutional Law.

WAREHOUSEMAN. Liability; destruction of

house by fire....
WASTE. What is; converting meadow into arable

land ........
WATER AND WATER-COURSES. Ice; ripa-

rian owners........
Mill privilege ; extent; equity jurisdiction ; decree...
Non-navigable stream : alluvion ......
Obstruction of navigation; puisance ....
Great ponds; appropriation of water by Legislature...
Fouling wells by petroleum .....................
Reasonable use. ...... ...... .............

See Municipal Corporations.
CS. Franchises; rights of the public...

Attestation ; failure to see signature......
Construction; description of property bequeathed..
Ejusdem generis. ....
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*And other household effe
" Ornaments"; jewelry .........
Charges upon real estate, .
Contract to make a will; validity.....
To charity ... ... ....... .
Estates on condition; death: civil death...,
Intention of testator ; cbanging condition of property.
Probate: limitation of time..,
Contest ; proof of execution; appea); reversal ; direct-

ing issue ........
Revocation: wrongful destruction ; evidence ; suffi-

ciency; probate and contest; costs............
Undue influence; costs. ....
WITNESS. Competency; husband and wife; waiver

of objection
--;transaction with decedent; evidence; parol trusts.
Mental capacity; question for jury ...................
Privileged coinmunication; physician.....
Trade secret........

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