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Page 407 - Columbia, laborer, not having the fear of God before his eyes, but being moved and seduced by the instigation of the devil...
Page 685 - The defendants must be considered in law as making, during every instant of the time their letter was travelling, the same identical offer to the plaintiffs; and then the contract is completed by the acceptance of it by the latter.
Page 611 - And it is hereby declared and agreed by and between all the said parties to these presents, that it shall and may be lawful to and for the said...
Page 207 - J. I am also of opinion that this rule ought to be discharged. The only question in the case is, whether the entry made by Mr.
Page 614 - ... that it could not have been the intention of the parties that the habendum should operate according to the words.
Page 462 - ... to move to enter a nonsuit, if the court should be of opinion that the indorsement of the promissory note in pencil was not a good and valid indorsement.
Page 94 - If, however, the exception or proviso be in a subsequent clause or statute, or although in the same section, yet, if it be not incorporated with the enacting clause by any words of reference, it is in that case matter of defense for the other party, and need not be negatived in the pleading.
Page 408 - Parkman then and there instantly died. — And so the Jurors aforesaid, upon their oath aforesaid, do say, that the said John W.