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HENRY WRIGHT, Narrow-street, Limehouse, dealer and and div.--George Armitage, John Frankish, William Fran.
chapman, (carrying on business under the style or firm of kish, and Thomas Barker, Sheffield, railway carriage manuHenry Wright & Co.), Oct. 25 at 11, and Nov. 22 at 1, facturers, Oct. 27 at 12, Sheffield, aud. ac.- Thomas Walker, London : Off. Ass. Johnson ; Sol. Moss, 86, Queen-street, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire, licensed victualler, Oct. 27 at Cheapside. -Pet. f. Oct. 12.
12, Sheffield, aud. ac.-James Jones, Birmingham, tailor, JAMES CHOAT, Bishopsgate-street Within, dealer and Oct. 27 at 11, Birmingham, aud. ac. ; Nov. 8, div.-Robert
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Charles-street, St. James's, Westminster, poulterer, Nov. 8 JOHN PAIRBROTHER, Hertford, dealer and chapman, at 1, London, div.-Henry Paine, Strand and Charing-cross,
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minster, saddler, Nov. 8 at 12, London, div.-- William HigCHARLES ARNOLD, late of Commercial-road East, cheese-gins and Thomas Higgins, Old Bond-street, hosiers, Nov. 8
monger, and now of St. Dunstan's-hill, wine merchant, at 12, London, div.-Samuel Lowe, Derby, silk manufacturer, Oct. 24 at half past 2, and Nov. 27 at 1, London : Off. Nov. 6 at 10, Nottingham, aud. ac. and div.-Wm. Holbrook, Ass. Graham ; Sol. Chidley, Gresham-street. — Pet. f. Nottingham, joiner, Nov. 6 at 10, Nottingham, aud, ac. and div. Oct. 5.
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printseller, Oct. 30 at 11, and Nov. 27 at 12, London: Off. div.-- George Major, Swindon, Wiltshire, builder, Nov. 8 at Ass. Stansfeld ; Sol. Dupleix, 61, Lincoln's-inn-fields. II, Bristol, div.-Simeon Pitman, Bath, carpenter, Nov. 15 Pet, f. Oct. 13.
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pool, draper, Nov. 7 at 11, Liverpool, div. HENRY CLARKE, Church Stretton, Shropshire, seedsman,
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Gosport, Southampton, brewer, Nov. 9 at 12, London, div.Holborn.--Pet. f. Oct. 14.
Edward Lawrance Kyle, Reading, licensed victualler, Nor. 10 ENOCH JONES, Finsbury-terrace, City-road, mercer,
at 11, London, div.--Henry Peaty, Bristol, grocer, Dec. 20 Nov. 1 at 2, and Dec. 6 at 12, London: Off. Ass. John
at 11, Bristol, fin. div.-Richard Morgan, Dowlais, Glamor. son ; Sols. Lloyd & Rule, Milk-street, Cheapside.-Pet, f. | ganshire, grocer, Nov. 13 at 11, Bristol, div.- Fred. Duncan. Oct. 19.
Liverpool, merchant, Nov. 12 at 11, Liverpool, fin. div.WILLIAM RICH and ROBERT HANNAH, Park-lane,
| Richard Fairbourn, Preston, Lancashire, wholesale grocer, tailors, (trading under the name or firm of Rich & Hannah),
Nov. 9 at 12, Manchester, diy.--W. Geldart, North Shields, Oct. 31 at 3, and Nov. 27 at 2, London: Off, Ass. Stans
shipowner, Nov. 16 at 11, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, fin. div. feld ; Sols. Cook & Beales, 10, Mitre-court-chambers,
CERTIFICATES. Temple.-Pet. f. Oct. 17.
To be allowed, unless Cause be shewn to the contrary on or WILLIAM BALL and THOMAS BALL, Totnes, Devon.
before the Day of Meeting. shire, millers, Nov. 5 and Dec. 6 at 1, Exeter : Off, Ass. Thos. Corah, Nottingham, lace manufacturer, Nov. 6 at 10, Hirtzel ; Sol. Stogdon, Exeter.-Pet. f. Oct. 13.
Nottingham.-Samuel Briggs, William Briggs, and Abraham FRANCIS ROBINSON, Masbrough, Yorkshire, contractor, Banks, Keighley, Yorkshire, machine makers, Nov. 13 at I,
Nov. 3 and Dec. 1 at 12, Sheffield : Off. Ass. Brewin ; Sol. Leeds. Wm. Chas. Holland, Lincoln, grocer, Nov. 14 at 12, Unwin, Sheffield.-Pet. d. Oct. 15.
Kingston-upon-Hull. - William Georye Brown, Dartford, JOHN JONES, Chester, dealer and chapman, Oct. 31 and Kent, clothier, Nov. 9 at half-past 11, London.- William
Dec. 3 at 11, Liverpool : Off. Ass. Morgan ; Sols. Cooper Scudds, Blackheath-park, Kent, livery-stable keeper, Nov. 10 & Sons, Manchester; Dodge, Liverpool. - Pet. f. Sept, 22. at half-past I, London.-Thomas Kerley Senior, Itchen Ferry. MEETINGS.
Southampton, butcher, Nov. 9 at 11, London.-Benjamin Joseph Travis, Green-bridge Cage-mill and Bridge-end,
Hayne and Charles Hayne, Upper Whitecross-street and
Aldersgate-street, carpenters, Nov. 10 at 11, London.near Newchurch, Lancashire, woollen manufacturer, Oct. 31
William Hackett, Oxford, engineer, Nov. 9 at 11, London. at 12, Manchester, last ex.-J. Rushton, Carlisle, plasterer,
--John Ellis and Charles Ellis, Trinity-square, Brixton, Nov. 6 at 11, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, last ex. ; at hall-past 11,
builders, Nov. 10 at half-past 12, London.- John Miers, and ac.-John Lupton, (and not Leepton, as advertised in last
| Nelson-square, Blackfriars-road, appraiser, Nov. 10 at 11, Tuesday's Gazette), Bradford, Yorkshire, innkeeper, Nov. 12 at 11, Leeds, last ex.—Matthew James Popplewell, Cle
London.--Thomas Leigh, Wellingborough, wine merchant, ment's-lane, and Robert Goff, New London-street, inerchants,
Nov. 10 at 1, London. ----Jacob Frankenstein, White HartOct. 31 at 12, London, aud. ac.--- John Jennings, Tetbury,
court, Bishopsgate-street Within, tobacconist, Nov. 10 at half
Vi past 2, London.--Edmund Buller, York-street, Middlesex Gloucestershire, linendraper, Nov. 8 at 11, Bristol, aud. ac. --Hugh Henry Ross, Liverpool, draper, Oct. 29 at 11, Liver
Hospital, and Gipsy-hill, Norwood, Nov. 9 at 12, London.
Robert Ewin, High-street, Islington, upholsterer, Nov, 15 at pool, aud. ac. - John Augustus Noel, South Shields, Durham,
: half-past 11, London.-George Geni, South-row, New-road, wine merchant, Nov, 6 at 12, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, aud, ac.; Nov. 16 at 12, div.--Samuel Fenn and Joseph Fenn, Bir
Middlesex, grocer, Nov. 9 at 1, London.- Josiah Overbury,
Nind and Monk Mills, Wootton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, mingham, tailors, Nov. 2 at 11, Birmingham, aud. ac.-S.
cloth manufacturer, Nov. 17 at 1, London. - Stephen Eduard Briggs, Wm. Briggs, and Abraham Banks, Keighley, York.
Sherwood, Sellinge, near Canterbury, tailor, Nov. 17 at 2, shire, machine makers, Nov. 13 at 1, Leeds, aud. ac. and div. -Joah Carver and W. Carver, Halifax, Yorkshire, machine
London.--Ambrose Eaton, Milk-street, Cheapside, waremakers, Nov. 1 at 11, Leeds, aud. ac.-Wm. John Watson,
houseman, Nov. 10 at 12, London.-James Lamb, Edward Upper Holloway, builder, Nov. 12 at 2, London, div.-Thos.
Lewis, and William Thomas Allum, Wouldham, Kent, and Ledyard Evill and Thos. Dowglass, Vigo-street, cloth manu
Kingsland-road, Middlesex, manufacturers, Nov. 9 at 2, facturers, Nov. 9 at half-past 11, London, div. joint and sep. victualler. Nov. 9 at half-past 1, London.-John Darson,
London.--William Aaron Rogers, Sutton, Surrey, licensed ests. — Samuel Wm. Partridge and Daniel Francis Okey, Paternoster-row, booksellers, Nov. 10 at i, London, div. joint
: | High-street, Shadwell, tobacconist, Nov. 10 at half-past 2,
| London.- John Overbury, Frederick's-place, Old and sep. ests.- Wm. Scudds, Blackheath-park, Blackheath,
woollen warehouseman, Nov. 10 at 2, London.-Sarah Kent, livery-stable keeper, Nov. 10 at half-past 1, London, div.-Henry Lockey Edridye, Monmouth-road, Bayswater,
Frampton, Wimborne Minster, Dorsetshire, butcher, Nov. 10 huilder, Nov. 9 at half-past 1, London, div.- John Mitchell,
at 12, London.-Thomas Barclay Armstrong, Mount-street, Great Bourton, Oxfordshire, railway contractor, Nov. 10 at
Grosvenor-square, and Carpenter-street, Mount-street, Gros
venor-square, fishmonger, Nov. 17 at half-past 1, London.half-past ll, London, div.-Pemble Broune, Grosvenor
Thomas Scully and Edward Scully, Curtain-road, Shorestreet, Bond-street, and Charlton, Kent, wine merchant, Nov. 10 at half-past 11, London, div.-Andrew Burn, Sackville.
ditch, wholesale cheesemongers, Nov. 9 at half-past 12, Lon
don.-Samuel Moses Lotinga and Noah Samuel Lotinga, street, Piccadilly, and Caroline-place, Pancras-vale, tailor, Nov. 10 at 12, London, div.-John Abraham Rippon, Lowth
Newcastle-upon-Tyne and North Shields, merchants, Nov. 14 cottages, Wellington-road, Camberwell, cigar manufacturer,
at 11, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.-Bright Eagland and William
Crampton, Bedford, near Leigh, Lancashire, cotton manufacNov. 10 at half-past 11, London, div.--Thos. Kerley Senior, Itchen Ferry, Southampton, butcher, Nov. 10 at half past 12,
| turers, Nov. 13 at 12, Manchester.--Richard Birtwistle, London, div.- Isaac Wm. Walton, Haymarket, hotel keeper,
Bury, Lancashire, innkeeper, Nov. 14 at 12, Manchester.-Nov. 9 at 12, London, div.-Antoni Forrer, Regent-street,
Thomas Banks, Bradford, 'Yorkshire, washing machine maker, jeweller, Nov. 9 at 11, London, div.-Wm. George Brown,
Nov. 19 at 12, Leeds.- Henry Williamson, Leeds, cloth
merchant, Nov. 9 at 11, Leeds. Benjamin Gregory, Sheffield, Dartford, Kent, clothier, Nov. 9 at half-past 11, London,
builder, Nov, 10 at 12, Sheffield.--John Warburton, Sheffield, div.-Bdward Over, Barossa-terrace, Cambridge-road, Beth. nal-green, Nov. 9 at 2, London, div.---Wm. Epworth Tuke,
edge-tool manufacturer, Nov. 10 at 12, Sheffield. Mark-lane, wine broker, Nov. 9 at 1, London, div.-Charles
To be granted, unless an appeal be duly entered. Christie, Vauxhall-walk and Broad-street, Lambeth, timber
Joseph Harnden, Webb-street, Southwark, and Three Oakmerchant, Nov. 9 at 2, London, div.-W. Sheldrake Francis lane,
proprie lane, Horsleydown, bricklayer. - John Hawker, WestonSparks, New Bond-street, waterproofer. Nov. 9 at 12. Lon. | super-Mare, Somersetshire, builder. don, div.-Jas. Harris, Old Shot Tower-wharf, Commercial.
[For continuation of Gazette, see p. 421].
CONTENTS. London Gazettes....
.. 412 Vice-CHANCELLOR Wood's COURT (Continued). Leading Article
Nash v. The Worcester Improvement Commissioners. The Ticket-of-Leave System...................... 414 -(Practice--Lien for purchase money) ........ 973 Consolidation of Statute Law--Commissioners' Report 417 Anon.-(Practice-Variation of order already made Court Papers-Michaelmas Term.................. 419 at hearing) ................................ 973 NAMES OF THE CASES REPORTED.
Anon.-(Trustee Relief Act, 1850-Fund in name of
two trustees ordered to be received by the AcCOURT OF CHANCERY.
countant-General on the affidavit of one trustee By T. EDWARDS, Barrister at Law.
only)...................................... 9 Broughton v. Broughton.-(Cosis- Trustee acting as
I re Hall's Will. -(Legacy) .................... 974 solicitor for himself and co-trustee-Cradock v.
Kershaw v. Kalow. (Practice - Leave to file unPiper, 14 Jur. 97) ....
stamped bill--Mortgagor and mortgagee--Special Rolls Court.
conditions of sale) ........
.......... 974 By G. Y. Robson, Barrister at Law.
Price v. Gardner.--(Jurisdiction of one Vice-ChanSinclair v. Wilson.-(Bankruptcy-Reputed ownership
cellor after another has risen) ................ 975 -“ Order and disposition" - Fraudulent pre
In re The Yorkshire, Doncaster, and Goole Railway ference).. ..............:
Company, and in re Dylar's Estate.--(Railway Aspland v. Watte.-(Breach of trust-Setting aside
company-Limits of deviation--Costs of second deed - Lapse of time) ....................... 968
vendor on re-investment). ..................... 975 Vice-Chancellor STCart's Court.
COURT OF QUEEN'S BENCH.
By G. J. P. Smith and W. B. BRETT, Barristers at Law.
Holmes v. Tutton.--(Order for attachment of debtM'Intosh v. The Great Western Railway Company.-
Execution against garnishee-Common-law Pro(Railway contracts and works- Account--Juris.
cedure Act, 1854, sects. 61, 62, 64-Bankruptcy diction in equity)............................ 969 of original debtor " Creditor having security for Shaw v. Fisher,- (Vendor and purchaser- Specific
debt" -"Mortgage" or "lien"-Bankrupt-law performance-Transfer of shares to sub-purchaser
Consolidation Act, 1849, sect. 184-Auctioneer--Want of title to shares--Privily of contract)... 971 Action by purchaser-Set-off-Action by assignees) 975 Vice-CAANCELLOR Wood's Court.
Court of Common Pleas.
By W. PATERSON and W. MILLS, Barristers at Law. King v. King.-(Costs in a cause must be submitted
Morton v. Copeland.--(Dramatic Property Act, 3 & 4 to taxation) .......
Will. 4, c. 15, 8. 2-Consent in writing of author Cuff o. Hall.-(Power to sell--Extension of the time
for representations-Action for penalty)........ 979 limited in the instrument creating the power).... 972
ExchEQUER CHAMBER. Powell . Matthews.-(Fines and Recoveries Abolition
By H. MACNAMARA and G. Francis, Barristers at Law. Acl-Vesting order - Infant tenant in tail in re Giles v. Jones.-(Weights and measures-Ton " long mainder) .......
.............. 973 11 weight'--5 Geo. 4, c. 74-5 8. 6 Will. 4, c. 63). 982
the plaintiff's counsel what questions he intended to
ask the witness, which the latter refused to disclose, LONDON, OCTOBER 27, 1855.
insisting on his right to put the defendant in the box.
The judge ruled that he was not entitled to do so, and The most interesting branch of jurisprudence is that
thereupon the plaintiff was nonsuited. The Court of which relates to the law of evidence, especially under Exchequer, however, held that the plaintiff's counsel the new system, beginning in the reign of William IV,
had a right to insist upon the defendant being sworn, by the abolition of objections to the competency of
and that if the questions afterwards put to him had a witnesses on the cround of interest or of crime, and tendency to criminate him, the objection to answer proceeding to the later measures for compelling, in
must be taken by the party himself upon oath*. They most cases, the testimony not only of parties to the
further held that the improper rejection of the witness suit, but also of their wives. Among the recent illus
was ground for a new trial, and granted one accordtrations of this system must be ranked the well-known ingly. With regard to the other and more important case of Boyle v. Wiseman, (1 Jur., N. S., part 1,
question raised upon the facts, namely, whether seconpp. 115, 894).
dary evidence is receivable of a private document in the That was an action for a libel published in France
possession of a person beyond the jurisdiction of the in The Univers newspaper. On the occasion of the
Court, who refuses to produce it, the Court said that it first trial, a witness for the plaintiff, in order to prove
was one of first impression, but intimated a strong publication, deposed that he saw at Paris, in the hands
opinion that it is admissible. The principle upon which of the Abbé Cognat, a letter in the handwriting of the
secondary evidence is admitted or rejected was thus defendant; that he asked for the letter to bring it to
lucidly stated by Parke, B.:-“If you offer inferior
evidence without accounting for the absence of the priEngland, which the Abbé refused, but the witness was prepared to give the contents from memory. The
mary, a presumption of law arises that there is some
thing in the original document which makes against plaintiff's counsel thereupon proposed to give secondary evidence of the contents of the letter, which was sup
you. The law, therefore, requires you to make all rea
sonable efforts to procure the original; but if you shew posed to contain an admission by the defendant that he was the author of the libel in question, but it was re
that you have exhausted them in vain, and that it is jected. The plaintiff's counsel then called the defend
* See Osborn v. The London Dock Company, (10 Exch. ant himself as a witness, but his counsel objected to his
698 ; S. C., 1 Jur., N. S., part 1, p. 93), in which it was
held that an objection to answer interrogatories, upon the being examined, on the ground that he might be asked ground of their criminating tendency, must come upon oath questions tending to criininate him. The judge asked from the party interrogated, and not from his attorney.