Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: With Tables of the Names of the Cases and the Principal Matters, Volume 3

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Page 680 - June, one thousand six hundred and seventy-seven, no contract for the sale of any goods, wares, and merchandises, for the price of ten pounds sterling or upwards, shall be allowed to be good, except the buyer shall accept part of the goods so sold, and actually receive the same, or give something in earnest to bind the bargain, or in part of payment...
Page 556 - ... and the reversion and reversions, remainder and remainders, yearly and other rents, issues, and profits thereof; and all the estate...
Page 11 - ... any body politic or corporate whatsoever, erected or to be erected, or for any other persons whatsoever united or to be united in covenants or partnership, exceeding the number of six persons, in that part of Great Britain called England, to borrow, owe, or take up any sum or sums of money on their bills or notes payable at demand, or at any less time than six months from the borrowing thereof...
Page 538 - Body to be always preferred and to take before the younger of such Son and Sons and the Heirs Male of his and their Bodies issuing; and for Default of such Issue...
Page 729 - A libel is the malicious defamation of a person, made public by any printing, writing, sign, picture, representation, or effigy tending to provoke him to wrath, or expose' him to public hatred, contempt, or ridicule, or to deprive him of the benefits of public confidence and social intercourse...
Page 116 - And also to raise weekly or otherwise (by Taxation of every Inhabitant, Parson, Vicar and other, and of every Occupier of Lands, Houses, Tithes impropriate, Propriations of Tithes, Coal-Mines, or saleable Underwoods in the said Parish...
Page 488 - ECL 3S3, the testator's hand was arrested while he was in the act of tearing the will ; he submitted to the interference ; and the intention of revoking was itself revoked before the act was complete. There it was properly left to the jury to say whether the testator had done all he intended or not.
Page 11 - Lord one thousand seven hundred and five, shall be made and signed by any person or persons, body politic or corporate, or by the servant or agent of any corporation, banker, goldsmith, merchant, or trader, who is usually intrusted by him, her, or them, to sign such promissory notes for him, her, or them, whereby such person or persons, body politic and corporate...
Page 72 - Lincoln assizes a verdict was found for the plaintiff, with 60/. damages, subject to the opinion of the court on the following case : — The...
Page 583 - that, if any person shall be bound an apprentice by indenture, and inhabit in any town or parish, such binding and inhabitation shall be adjudged a good settlement.

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