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abstract action affirmed agent agreed alleged allowed amount answer appeal authority bank bill building cause charge circuit court claim condition contract counsel crossing damages death deceased defendant defendant's direct duty effect entered entitled error evidence fact failed filed further give given granted ground held hold injury instruction intention interest issue Judge judgment jurisdiction jury justice Kansas City land lease letter lien lots Louis lumber matter meaning ment motion negligence operation opinion paid parties passed payment performance person petition plain plaintiff pleaded question Railroad Railway reason received record recover referred refused remove rendered rent respondent rule specifications statement statute street sufficient suit term testimony thereof tion track train trial court verdict witness
Page 676 - To constitute notice of an infirmity in the instrument or defect in the title of the person negotiating the same, the person to whom it is negotiated must have had actual knowledge of the infirmity or defect, or knowledge of such facts that his action in taking the instrument amounted to bad faith.
Page 388 - We do not agree with counsel for defendant that the court erred in admitting the evidence tending to show an oral agreement that plaintiff was to have a new machine. Such evidence cannot be considered as violating the well-settled rule that evidence of a contemporaneous oral agreement is inadmissible to- contradict or vary the terms of a written contract. When parties enter Into a written contract, they are presumed to have given expression therein to their entire agreement; but where the instrument...
Page 129 - Every corporation operating a railway shall be liable for all damages sustained by any person, including employees of such corporation, in consequence of the neglect of the agents, or by any mismanagement of the engineers or other employees...
Page 410 - Such notes, made payable to the order of the maker thereof, or to the order of a fictitious person, shall, if negotiated by the maker, have the same effect and be of the same validity as against the maker and all persons having knowledge of the facts as if payable to bearer.