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action affirmed agreed agreement alleged allowed amount answer appears appellant appellee applied assigned authority award bank bill bond Brown cause cent certificate Chicago Circuit Court claim complainant condition consideration contract Cook costs damages debt decree deed Defendant in Error demand deposit direct dollars entered entitled equity erred et al evidence execution fact favor filed fire funds give given held hundred Illinois indorsed instructions interest issue James John judgment jury land lien ment mortgage motion notice objection offered paid parties payable payment person petition Plaintiff in Error plea possession premises presented proceeding proof proved purchase question reason received record recover refused rendered reversed rule sheriff Smith sold statute sufficient suit taken term thereof tion trial unless verdict witness writ
Page 286 - A bell of at least thirty pounds weight or a steam whistle shall be placed on each locomotive engine, and shall be rung or whistled at the distance of at least eighty rods from the place where the said railroad shall cross any other road or street, and be kept ringing or whistling until it shall have crossed said road or street...
Page 242 - Cottrell, their executors, administrators or assigns, for which payment, well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, we and each of ourselves, executors and administrators jointly and severally firmly by these presents.
Page 117 - The judicial power of the United States shall be vested in one Supreme Court, and such inferior courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and establish.
Page 228 - ... shall be personally known to him to be the real person who, and in whose name such acknowledgment is proposed to be made, or shall be proved to be such by a credible witness...
Page 494 - That, if the party of the second part shall first make the payments and perform the covenants hereinafter mentioned on his part to be made and performed, the said party of the first part hereby covenants and agrees to convey and assure to the said party of the second part, in fee simple, clear of all incumbrances whatever by a good and sufficient Warranty Deed...
Page 53 - If any person or corporation in this state shall contract to receive a greater rate of interest or discount than seven (7) per cent, upon any contract, verbal or written, such person or corporation...
Page 194 - The law goes further than merely to annul contracts, where the obvious and avowed purpose is to do, or cause the doing, of unlawful acts ; it avoids contracts and promises made with a view to place one under wrong influences— those which offer him a temptation to do that which may injuriously affect the rights and interests of third persons.
Page 494 - ... the party of the first part, be forfeited and determined, and the party of the second part shall forfeit all payments made by him on...
Page 413 - ... or due for wharfage, and also for damages arising out of any contract for the transportation of goods or persons, or for injuries done to persons or property by such craft, or for any damage or injury done by the captain, mate, or other officer thereof, or by any person under the order or sanction of either of them, to any person who is a passenger or hand on such steamboat or other watercraft, at the time of the infliction of such damage or injury.