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CROSS-EXAMINATION. English as well as the American cases. If we are to believe Cicero, from whom the present author quotes

Editor of the Albany Law Journal: on his title page, there is after all much more need of In Rollwagen v. Rollwagen, 63 N. Y. 504, Wm. H. such a book in England than in this country, for Cicero Arnoux and Wm. A. Beach, for the appellant, mainsaid: Tu qui cæteris cavere didicisti, in Britannia ne tained that: “The General Term erred in holding that ab essedariis decipiaris caveto."

the right of cross-examination is confined to subjects

upon which the witness has been examined by the XXI AMERICAN DECISIONS.

party calling him," citing authorities; yet the judg

ment in that case was affirmed. This volume has cases from 1 Saxton, 1 Halsted, 2 Can you inform me, through the columns of your Paige, 4, 5, 6 Wendell, 2 Devereux Law, 1, 2 Penrose & JOURNAL, considered to be a court of reliable resort, Watts, 2 Rawle, 1, 2 Bailey Law, 1 Bailey Equity, 2, 3 how the law of this State now stands upon that point? Vermont, 2 Leigh, 3 Stewart, 1 Stewart & Porter, 8, 9

Yours,

J. B. DALEY. Connecticut, 2 Blackford; and notes on privilege of WINDHAM, N. Y., Dec. 14, 1880. witness; power of appellate court after remittitur; justitication of officer by process; notes payable in

There can be no doubt that the rule here is, that specific articles; definition of “in jeopardy;” “tools" | cross-examination is not limited by the direct, but in exemption laws; what is necessary to attach per- l if it exceeds it, the witness in so far becomes the sonalty ; effect of foreign divorce.

| witness of the cross-examining party. - ED. ALB.

L. J.] NEW YORK COURT OF APPEALS DECISIONS.

NOTES. THE following decisions were handed down Tuesday, 1 Dec. 21, 1880:

MR. NATHANIEL C. MOAK, of this city, has issued Judgment affirmed with costs - Maas v. The Mis M a complete and useful Subjeot Index of Elementsouri, Kansas and Texas Railroad Company and ano : | ary Law Books, used by him in his lectures to the AlWehle v. Conner; The Phenix Insurance Company of | bany Law School, class of '81, on Books, their Selection Brooklyn v. Floyd.- Judgment reversed and now trial granted, costs to abide event -- David v. The Williams

and Use. Mr. Moak indicates which he regards as burgh City Fire Insurance Company; Bryan v. Stewart;

best, second best, and third best. No one is better Baird v. The Mayor, etc., of New York; Haynes v. I fitted to advise on this subject than Mr. Moak, and the Rudd; Sparman v. Keim.- Judgment of General Index will be useful to every student and lawyer. Term reversed, and judgment on report of referee | F. D. Linn & Co., of Jersey City, publishers of the affirmed with costs - Church v. Simmons. Orders of

Criminal Law Magazine, Jarman on Wills, and other General Term and Special Term reversed, and an order entered vacating the attachment as against the

admirable issues, have put forth an edition of Fieldland embraced in Mrs. Alberger's deed, with costs

ing's Novels, in four volumes duodecimo, at $7. The The Steuben County Bank v. Alberger. --Order re book is elegantly printed and bound, and has reproducversed and proceedings remitted to recorder, with tions of Cruikshank's famous illustrations. The page is directions to proceed and try the prisoner - The People one of the fairest we have ever seen. Fielding is one ex rel. Comerford v. Dutcher, sheriff.--Order affirmed, with costs -- In re Kendall to vacate assessment.

of the half dozen greatest masters in English literaOrder of General Term reversed, and judgment of

ture, whose works can never grow obsolete, but must Special Term affirmed, with costs – Josepthal v. Steffen. bave a constantly-increasing value as faithful and vivid Motion for reargument denied, with $10 costs -- Lord | pictures of his time. Amelia is one of the strongest, v. Harrison; The Pacific Pneumatic Gas Company v. sweetest and sincerest novels ever written. Every Wheelock.- Motion to an nend return denied, with $10

| lawyer should read Fielding, for he was himself a lawcosts -- Schultz v. Hoagland.- Appeals dismissed, with costs of appeal, and $10 costs of this motion

yer and a useful magistrate. It is much better to reStevens v. Glover. —-Motion denied, without costs -

sort to this grand and genuine old master than to deThe People rel. Egan v. The Justices of the Marine vour such namby-pamby stuff as Endymion. Fielding Court of the City of New York.

is called coarse. His coarseness was simply that of his time, like Shakespeare's. He is never gratuitously

nasty. There is more unadulterated “smut" in many CORRESPONDENCE.

a modern society novel, like one of Ouida's, or in a

modern play, like Frou Frou, or a modern opera, like POWERS OF NATIONAL BANKS.

La Traviata, than in all of Fielding's works, while

there is in these modern works no healthy counteractEditor of the Albany Law Journal:

ing air like that which blows on every page of EngIn your note of cases on the power of banks to pur- land's “prose Homer." chase notes (ante, p. 462), you say at the end: “This important question ought to be settled, as to National |

Debenham v. Mellor, respecting a wife's right to banks, by the Federal Supreme Court." Has it not pledge her husband's credit for necessaries (see 21 Alb. thus been settled, practically, by the decision of the L, J. 344), has been affirmed in the House of Lords. United States Supreme Court in the Union National - Lord Justice Coleridge succeeds Sir Alexander Bank, Skinker et al. v. Matthews, October term, 1878, Cockburn as lord chief justice of England. This ap19 Alb. L. J. 132? The effect of that decision, as I pointment was expected, and we believe gives satisfacunderstand it, is that a private person has no right to tion. It is said that Lord Justice Blackburn was conset up in defense the assumption by a bank of a power

spicuously absent from the late lord chief justice's not conferred, or prohibited (which is the same thing

funeral. Lord Penzance was also probably absent. — but that “the sovereign alone can object;" the gov

The Chicago Legal News says that the Illinois Suppleernment must exact a forfeiture of the charter, obtain

ment of the North Western Reporter has been disconjudgment of ouster, etc., and “a private person can

tinued for want of patronage. We can easily apprenot, directly or indirectly, usurp this function of the ciate the difficulty when the Illinois reporter issues government.” Respectfully yours,

| advance sheets and the News publishes head-notes very J. KOPELKE.

promptly. Still it was a good enterprise, and we are Crown Point, INDIANA, Dec. 14, 1880.

sorry it has not been successful.

GENERAL INDEX.

279

PAGE. ABSTRACTS OF RECENT DECISIONS (see

Criminal Law, Financial Law; Insurance Law; Re

cent American Decisions, Recent English Decisions). ACTION:

Davis v. Clinton (see Cases in Ful).
National Bank of Brockville v. Seward Nat'l Bank
(see Cases in Full).

See Correspondence.
ADMINISTRATION:

D’Arusmont v. Jones (see Cases in Full.) ADVERTISEMENT (see Notes of Cases). ALIENATION:

McCleary v, Ellis (see Cases in Full).

State of N. H. v. Grand T. Ry. Co. (see Cases in Full). AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION (see Bar Asso

ciations). ANCIENT LIGHTS: implied covenant as to ..

.......... 193
Rennyson's Appeal (see Cases in Full).
APPEAL:

People v. Redinger (see Cases in Full).
ARNOUX, WM. HENRY, on a few ideas of Text
Books...

... .............. ....... 316
ASSIGNEE (see Current Topics).
ATTACHMENT:

Matthew v. Densmore (see Cases in Full).
ATTORNEY:

Baker v. Humphrey (see Cases in Full).
Horton v. Champlin (see Cases in Full).
In re Eldredge (see Cases in Full).

In re Steinman and Hensel (see Cases in Full).
AUTHOR:
right of property in particular mark...

See Current Topics.

438

59 238

139

BOOKS-Continued.

PAGE. American Decisions, Vol. 17.

59 American Decisions, Vol. 18....

159 American Decisions, Vol. 19.... American Decisions, Vol. 20.....

398 American Decisions, Vol. 21.

520 American Decisions, Index.

459 American Reports, Vol. 30

101 American Reports, Vol. 31.....

284 American Reports, Vol. 32......

461 Barbour's New York Digest.....

178 Bigelow's History of Procedure

369 Blatchford's Reports, Vol. 16, ..

459
Bliss' New York Annotated Cod
Bradwell's Reports, Vol. 5......
Bradwell's Reports, Vol. 6 ......
Burke's Law of Public Schools..

237
Carter's Old Court-House...
Goddard's Law of Easements......
Hall's International Law. ..
Jacob's Fisher's Digest, Vol. 4........

359
Jarman on Wills
Kansas Reports, Vol. 23.....
Kenny's Endowed Charities
Kerr on Injunctions.........
Landreth on Sale.......

399 Lascelle's Horse Warranty ...

519 Lawrence's Droit International...

319 McClellan's Surrogate's Court Practice.

238 McCreary on Elections....

378
Massachusetts Reports, Vol. 127..........
Michigan Reports, Vol. 39...
Naar's Law of Suffrage and Elections......
Nevada Reports, Vol. 14. ..

119 New Jersey Equity Reports, Vol. 32.........

237 New York Code of Civil Procedure.........

200
New York Reports, Vol. 77..........
New York Reports, Vol. 78. .....
Patterson's Liberty of the Press. ...
Redman's Law of Railway Companies.
Rhode Island Reports, Vol. 12...
Saxton's Tax Laws, and Excise Law.....

899 Seymour's Carriers of Passengers..........

319 Starkie's Trial by Jury..............

438 Texas Court of Appeals Reports, Vol. 7..... Thompson's Charging the Jury,..

378 Thompson's Liability of Officers and Agents of Corporations....

459 Throop's Justices Manual..

139 United States Reports, Vol. 100...

110 Weeks on Depositions Wharton's Criminal Evidence ....... ....

139 Wood's Reports, Vol. 3 .....

878 See Pamphlets and Periodicals. BUFFALO Superior Court Abstracts of cases (see Re

cent Americain Decisions). BURIAL (see Notes of Cases).

324

237

.......... 22

237

BAIL (see Current Topics).
BANKRUPTCY:
English and American Laws...

See Notes of Cases.
BANKS AND BANKING:

power to purchase notes ..............
First Nat I Bank v. Mason (see Cases in Full).

See National Banks; Savings Banks.
BAR ASSOCIATIONS:

Alabama (see Notes, Miscellaneous).
American...

............ 141
address of Pres. Bristow, note of..

................ .. 421 annual meeting.......

162 proceedings of.. ..

176 New York State.......

402 notes of ......

402 meeting of Executive Comınittee.......

437 order of business, fourth annual meeting.

398

438

prize, for 1890 .
..... ....

39

. election of Sherman S. Rogers as president ........ BASTARDY (see Notes of Cases). BENEVOLENT SOCIETIES: State of Missouri v. Merchts. Ex. M. B. Soc. (see Cases

in Full). BEQUEST:

M&Grath v. Van Stavoren (see Cases in Full).
BOSTON Lawyers in the old days...................... 384
BRAMWELL, Lord Justice, on injuries by co-servants.. 82
BREACH OF CONTRACT (see Contract).
BREACH OF PROMISE (see Marriage).
BOOKS, notices of new:

Abbott's Judge and Jury....
Abbott's Trial Evidence...
Alabama Reports, Vol. 62....

CARRIER OF ANIMALS (see Notes of Cases).
CARRIER OF GOODS (see Notes of Cases).
CARRIER OF PASSENGERS:...

International & G. N. R. R. Co. v. Halloran (see Cases

in Full).
Pennsylvania Co. v. Roy (see Cases in Full).

See Current Topics ; Notes of Cases.
CALIFORNIA Supreme Court Abstract (see Recent
American Decisions).

See Chinese.
CASES IN FULL:.
Allis v. Leonard. Pleading in action on promissory
note (N. Y. App.)................

7 28

:::: nt Baker v. Humphrey. Attorney and client; contract by

attorney in fraud of client (U. S. S. C.)
Blewitt. In the goods of ; interlineation in wills (Eng.

Pro. D. & A. Div.) . ..
Boston & Col. S. Co. v. Smith. W

t enterprise
is not partnership (R. I. S. C.).... ................ 232

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CASES IN FULL-Continued.

PAGE.
Bredin v. Dorsey. Vacating judgment founded upon

illegal contract (Penn. S. C.).....
Brooklyn City & N. R. R. Co. v. Nat. Bank of the Re-

public. Negotiable instrument; holder for value;

bar to action ; estoppel ; conflict of law (U. S. S. C.), 189
Carli v. Rhener. Validity of acts of officer de facto

(Minn. S. C.) ............... ... ... ............. ....
Castro v. Queen. Cumulative sentences (Eng. App.).. 448
Chesterman v. Eyland Investment of funds brought

into court (N. Y. App.) .............
Chicago & N. W. Ry. Co. v. Oconto. Town must con.

sist of contiguous territory (Wis. S. C.) ............ 373
Clarkson v. Manson. Removal of cause; counter-claim

establishing amount in dispute (U. S. C. C., N. Y.)... 49
Commonwealth ex rel. Torrey y. Ketner. Jurisdiction
of State courts as to offenses by National bank officers

(Penn, S. C.)......
Cook v. Johnson. Restraint of trade; agreement not to

follow calling within specified limits (Conn. S. C.).
Croft v. Richardson, Injunction of publications inju

rious to trade; jurisdiction (N. Y. S. C.)....,
Cronin v. Peoplé. Municipal corporations; regulation

of slaughter-houses (N. Y. App.)......
D'Arusmont v. Jones. Administration upon estate o
living persons void (Tenn. S. C.).......

............ 23
Davis v. Clinton Water-Works Co. Action by inhabit-
ant of city against contractor with city for breach of

contract (Iowa S. C.). ...
Debenham v. Mellor. Purchases by wife on husband's

credit (Eng. App.) .....
De Lassus v. Gatewood. Devise to children to be alive

at a future time ; contingent remainder (Mo. S. C.). 335
Eldredge, In re. Disbarment of attorney; what will

authorize ; evidence ; appeal (N. Y. App.).......... 1350
First Natl. Bank of Lock Haven v. Mason. Bank may

not dispute title of its depositor to deposit (Penn.

S. C.) ...
Forbes' v. Omaha National Bank Commercial law; *-*

notice by mail of dishonor of bill (Neb. S. C.)..
Ginesi v. Cooper. Sale of business and good-will (Eng.
Ch, D.)...

........ ........ .......
Goodman's Trusts, Re. Conflict of law;

children born abroad (Eng. Ch. D.)..
Grant, Ex parte: Re Plumbly. Legality of stock ex-

change rules as to debts between members (Eng.

App.) ...
Harpending v. Myers. When demand before action for "

conversion not necessary (Cal. S. C.)....
Heyman V. Covell, Replevin in State court o

seized under Federal process (Mich. S. C.)....
Horton v. Champlin. Attorney's lien on judg

enforced (R. I. S. C.)........
Hun, Rec., v. Cary. Degree of care required from

trustees of savings banks (N. Y. App.)...............
Hynes v. McDermot. Validity of foreign marriage ;

proof of handwriting ; foreign law ; presumptions

(N, Y. App.)....
Indiana Constitutional Amendments. Matter of ; rati-

fication by people (Ind. S. C.)..
International & G. N. R. R. Co. v. Halloren. When

carrier not liable for injury to passenger (Tex. S. C.).
Lazarus v. Andrade. Mortgage of subsequently ac-

quired personal property (Eng. C. P. D.). ...........
Luberg v. Commonwealth. Jurisdiction of State courts

as to offenses by National bank officers (Penn. S. C.). 293
McCleary v. Ellis. Conditions in deeds restricting

alienation (Iowa S. C.).............................
McGrath v. Van Stavoren. Bequest of bonds does not

include overdue coupons (N. Y. C. P.)....
Matthews V. Densmore. Attachment on insufficient

affidavit will not protect officer (Mich. S. C.)......
Mayor of London v. Riggs. Right of way by necessity
(Eng. Ch.)..........

in

;................
Murphey v. Mayor. Eminent domain ; diversion of

110
private water-course by city ; assessment ; cloud of
title ; illegal tax paid under compulsion (Del. E. and

387
Natl.'Bank of Brockville v. Second Natl. Bank. · Action

against bank by holder of unaccepted check not
maintainable (Ind. S. C).......

............ 110
Natl. Exchange Bank v. Hills. National banks ; taxa-

tion of shares, remedy for illegal; constitutional
law (U. S. C. C., N. Y.)...

........... 4
New Orleans, M. & T. R. R. Co. v. Mississippi." Juris:
diction of Federal courts over suits by States (U. S..

S. C.)....
Olive Cemetery Co. v. Philadelphia. Exemption of

cemeteries from taxation (Penn. S. C.) ..
Parker, Re; Bentham v. Wilson. Who are second

cousins? (Eng. Ch. D).....
Pattison v. Syracuse Nat. Bank. Liability of National

banks for special deposits (N. Y. App.) ..........
Pennsylvania Co. v. Ro. Carrier of passengers ; lia-

bility of railroad company for injury to passenger in

Pullman car (U. S. S. C.).....
Penn Coal Co. v. Sanderson. Riparian rights ; custom
as to the use of streams (Penn S. C.)....

.. ............. 249
People v. Morrison. Excise licenses to persons not
keeping inng (N. Y S. C.).......

............ 210
People v. Redinger. Escaped criminal may not main-

tain appeal from conviction (Cal. S. C.).............., 332

CASES IN FULL - Continued.

PAGE
Pooley v. Whetham. Detention of extradited prisoner
under civil process (Eng. App.).......

............. .. 470
Price v. Penn. R. R. Co. Mail agent on railroad a pas

senger (Phila. C. P.)...
Raynsford v. Phelps. Liability of tax collector for

false return (Mich. S. C
Rennyson's Appeal. Implied covenants as to ancient

lights (Penn. S. C.)...
Resh v. First Nat. Bank. National banks ; when lia-

ble for frauds of officers (Penn. S. C.)....
Roussillon v. Roussillon. Contract in restraint of
trade; foreign judgment (Eng. Ch. D)......

....... ....... 212
Short v. Balt. c. P. Ry. Co. Removal of snow by

street railway company (Md. App.) ....
State of Missouri v. Merchants' Ex Mut. B. Soc. Sta

tus of benevolent societies insuring the lives of their
members (Mo, S. C.)......
State of New Hampshire v. Grand T. Ry. Removal of

crirainal cause on ground of alienage (U.S. C. C., N.

H.).............
State of New Jersey v. Nugent. Malicious destruction

conti Malicious destruction
by husband of wife's property; statutory construc-

tion (N. J. Q. S.)................: : :
State of North Carolina v. Perry. Inter-State extradi-

tion; duty of executive from whom fugitive is de-
manded (D. C. S. C.) ...

......513
Steckel v. First Nat. Bank. National banks; when lia.

ble for frauds of officers (Penn. S. C.)...
Steinman and Hensel, In re. Disbarring a

libel on judge (Penn. S. C.)....
Stone v. Mississippi. Lottery grants not contracts pro-

tected by Federal Const tution (U.S. S. C.)........ 8
Strange v. Houston & T. C. Ry. Co. Transfer of cor-

porate shares; liability of corporation for wrongful

issue of certificate (Tex. S. C)...
Thompson v. Hickey. Mortgage of cemetery lots inva-

lid (N. Y. S. C ).. ...
Thorley's C. F. Co. v. Massam. Deceptive use of one's

own name in trade (Eng. App.)......
Town of Trinidad v. Simpson. Ignorance of English as

affecting qualification of juror (Col. S. C.)....
United States v. Coppersmith. Felonies under Fede-..

ral laws (U.S. C. C., Tenn.).....
Walker v. Walker. Right to strike out answer for

contempt in action for divorce (N. Y. App.) ......... 374
Wayne Co. Savings Bank v. Law. Usury; note made

and payable in New York for use in another Stato

(N. Ý. App.) ...
Webber v. Townley. Right of individuals to inspect

and copy public records (Mich. S. C.)......
Westerfield,' Ex parte. Sunday laws affecting one class

only, invalid (Cal. S. C.).
Williamson v. Chic. R. I. & P. Ry. Co. Contract void

as against public policy (Iowa S. C.
Wong Yung Quy, In re. State laws regulating removal

of dead bodies invalid. Chinese religious customs. (U...

S. C. C., Cal.)....
Worth v. Lioness. Maritime law, duty of ship-owner

to return mariner to port of shipment (U. S. D. C.,

Mo.).......::: :
Yorkshire Banking Co. v. Beatson. Partnership in name.

of single member (Eng. App.).....
Zeigler v. First Natl. Bank. National banks, when lia-

ble for frauds of officers (Penn, S. C.) .....
CEMETERY, Thompson v. Hickey (see Cases in Full).
CHAPIN, J. B., M. D., on Experts and Expert testi.me

mony.. ............
CHECK. Nat'l Bk. of Brockville v. Second Nat'l Bank

(see Cases in Full).
CHINESE:

California Statute prohibiting fishing, unconstitutional..

In re Wong Yung Quy (see Cases in Full).
CIRCUIT LIFE, decline of ..........
CIVIL DAMAGE ACT (see Notes of Cases).
COCKBURN, Lord Chief Justice...

........
See Current Topics.
CODE, opponents to..................................

See Current Topics.
COMMERCIAL LAW, Forbes v. Omaha (see Cases

in Full).
COMMON CARRIER (see Carrier).
COMMON WORDS, legal definition of............ 64, 844
CONFLICT OF LAWS. Re Goodman's Trusts (see
CONFLICT OF LAW"ords....

Cases in Full; Contract ; Marriage ; Treaties).
CONFLICT of Treaties and Laws.. ................. **
CONGRESS and the Treaty Power...................

.. 126
CONNECTICUT, Supreme Court of Errors Abstract

(see Recent American Decisions).
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW:

Article by Dr. Spear. .................
State Registration Act when unconstitutional
In re Wong Yung Quy (see Cases in Full).
Nat'l Exchange Bank v. Hills (see Cases in Full).
New Orleans M. & T. R. R. Co. v. Miss. (see Cascs in Full).

See Chinese: Indiana,

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PAGE.
CONTEMPT, Walker 1: Walker (see Cases in Full). Bradwell's Reports, Weekly Jurist on...
See Notes of Cases.

brevity in law reporting, views of a correspondent..... 261
CONTINGENT REMAINDER, DeLassas v. Gate-

Bristow, Pres., address of, before American Bar Asso-
wood (see Cases in Full).
CONTRACT:

carrier of passengers; expulsion of colored women
breach of liability of water company to citizen, for to

from car; unchaste female .
supply city......

carriers of passengers, responsibility of, for injuries...
conflict of laws; enforcement......

“Charging the Jury," comments on Mr. Thompson's
by letter.......
Telephone ; denying facilities of, to Telegraph Com

chief judge, contested title in South Carolina. "** ****

Chinese, California statute prohibiting, from fishing in
pany :::::........ ............................. 500
to satisfaction....

State...............
. ... ..... .
Baker v, Humphrey (see Cases in Ful

Chinese letter case, Judge Davis' rebuke to Mr. Hewitt,
Davis v. Clinton (see Cases in Full).

citing of State Reports by title of report..........
Rouissillon v. Rouissillon (see Cases in Full).

classification in digests and indexes...
See Notes of Cases.

Cockburn, Lord Chief Justice...........
CONVERSION:

Cockburn, Chief Justice, death of...
Harpending v. Myers (see Cases in Full).

Code, $ 1623, additional findings of fact..

codification and reform of the laws of nations, Asso-
COPYRIGHT (see Current Topics ; Notes of Cases).

ciation for, 8th annual conference.......
CORPORATIONS:

common school system an incentive to crime...... 441, 461
liability of, for actions involving malice ....

concurrent and consecutive sentences, Tichborne case,
Strange v. Houston & T. C. Ry. Co. (see Cases in Full).
CORRESPONDENCE:

constitutional amendments Indiana v. Swift)...
Action for injury to land in another State ..........

218

contracts to satisfaction (Lesser v. Sherwood)....
Action for trespass on land in another State....

119

copyright, rights of author's heirs to control o
" Apparently inconsistent data" explained.

cation after expiration....
Apparently inconsistent dicta .........

Court of Appeals, selection of new chief judge........
Banks' Revised Statutes .....

Court of Appeals Reports, ownership..
Can an assignee for creditors set aside his assignor's

Court of Conscience in Dublin............
fraudulent transfer !......

Cox and Balbo, hanging of.......
Certiorari from courts-martial. ....

Currie, acquittal of, on the insanity plea .......

m y piel...........

Daily Memphis Avalanche ......
Contracts to " satisfaction"..
Cooley's American Constitutional Law.

Dejarnette, murderer of his sister ...

divorce case of Countess de Tilley...
County court jurisdiction .......
Cross-examination ............

divorce, Kerrison v. Kerrison...
Davis, Judge ..............

employees' liability bill in House of Commons.... 202,

Egypt, consular courts ...
Demurrers .........
Denials under the Code.......

electors, what constitutes a majority of (People v.
Disqualifications of perjury .....

“Esquire," honorary title action on promissory note. 102
Dower ; release of.....
Forensic eloquence .....

evidence, admissibility of, of wife against husband in
Form of ballots... ...

murder trial Motore grand jury against husband.

evidence of wife bet
Indian summer problem ..
Injunction against cutting play

379

Briggs murder case..
Is it a joke.

expenditures for judicial services, compared with
Judicial nepotism ..........

279, 379 420

same in England..
Justices' costs ..........

480 "experts and expert testimony paper of J. B. Chapin,

M. D." ...
Law reform......
Legal notices in Sunday newspapers

express business, magnitud
Legislative humorists.....

439

fasting as a punishment for criminal offenses .........

Folger, Judge, election of ........................
Loose legislation .......

279
Marriage after divorce...

159

"garnishee, use of word as a verb..
• Midsummer's " problem.........

good-will ; vendor's subsequent dealing ; extract from

Solicitors' Journal..............
« Midsummer's " problem, correct solution of...

319
" Midsummer ;" more ....

277

government employees; wages for legal holidays ....
National banks, powers of....

520

Indiana Constitutional Ámendments....... 21, 81, 161,
Priority among mortgagees .........

199

injunction ; evading (Buenos Ayres Gas Co. v. Wilde)
Release of dower .........

360

international law, institute of ........

interruptions in argument by English judges ......

298
Reporting ..............
Responsibility for counsel fees.....

360

judges as referees; opposition to, in Connecticut
Shade trees in village streets ...

judicial nominations.....
Uniform indexes.......

judiciary article to Constitution amended...

jury duty ; new excuse for shirking............
Ventilation...

jury system, change in... ............
COUNTER-CLAIM:

Kearney habeas corpus case ...
Clarkson v. Manson (see Cases in Full).

land grants of surrounded land..
COUSINS, Re Parker (see Cases in Full).

Law Weekly not a newspaper ...
CRIMINAL LAW:

libel, leading editors on ...
abstracts of cases.... 38, 75, 97, 138, 176, 218, 232, 275,

license to sell ale and beer,
317, 357, 418, 458, 499

brook.... ........ ...........
insanity; evidence; reading of medical works supported

litigation, cost of ..... ::

n
by expert testimony................

maritime law, libel against "Sea Bird
larceny: money delivered by mistake....

marriage contract, different views of, in New York and
witness; wife as against husband..........

Massachusetts ....

chusetts
People v. Redinger (see Cases in Full).

marriage, effect of subsequent .....
United States v. Coppersmith (see Cases in Full).

marriage by telegraph.
See Leading Articles ; Notes of Cases.

master and servant ; injuries by co-servant; letter of

Lord Bramwell.......
CRIMINAL LIBELS on non-residents...............

Mirzan murder trial in Egypt...
CUMULATIVE SENTENCES:

Montreal Gazette, reply to article in, denouncing Now
Castro v. Queen (see Cases in Full).

York judges ...
CURRENT TOPICS subjects of: _

Nash v. Fugate, 27 Alb. L. J. 464, explanation of notë. 42
actions for trial in the Common Law Divisions, English

National Bank taxation, opinion of Judge Wallace in
Courts, table of....

Natl. Alb. Ex. Bank v. Hill, and Stanly v. Super-
Albany, New City Hall, suggestions as to court accom.

Visors ............ .................................. 491
modations.......

New York city : movement for reduction spenses
American Bar Association......

of judiciary and law department....
arguments of counsel and statir

d.

New York city; special and local laws affecting public
ings, fuller reporting of .....

interests in city of New York ............
assignee for creditors, can he set aside his assignor's

New York State Bar Association. ....
fraudulent assignment?.....

New York State Reports; publishing contract; award
author, right of, in productions after disposal.........
Pirates of Penzance, right to publish from mem-

omissions in law ; reports of Illinois judges ............

oral arguments not allowed in Supreme Court of Indi-
Aylett, Patrick Henry, memoir of, in Virginia Law

ana
Jonirnal........................... ..

oriel windows, case of Goldstraw v. Duckworth ... ...

:*:***. 180
bail, questions asked correspondents in relation to..... 162 overburdened courts, convention to devise measures to
Bar, conceded decline of eloquence of.......... ..... 881

relieve.....
Belden case, affirmance of Judge Westbrook's order.. 261 Pattison, Judge, vacation of order of, in steinman's
Bergh, Mr., speech of, on punishment of criminals..... 461

case........

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FELONY (see Criminal Law).

PAGE
FINANCIAL LAW, Abstracts of Cases., 76, 157, 317, 377,
FRAUD:

constructive................................. .........20
Baker v, Humphrey (see Cases in Full).

See Notes of Cases.
GAMBLING (see Notes of Cases).
GEORGIA, Supreme Court Abstract (see Recent Ame-

rican Decisions).
GIFT (see Notes of Cases).
GOOD-WILL, Ginesi v. Cooper (see Cases in Full).
GUARANTY (see Notes of Cases).

105

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CURRENT TOPICS-Continued.

PAGE.
People ex rel. Campbell v. Campbell, late decision of
N. Y. Court of Appeals......

... 311
public charity, sectarian institutions...
Rapallo, Judge, nomination of.....
Reed v. N. Y. C. R. R. Co., declarations of injured part-

ies.....
reversals in New York and Illinois courts. Bradwell's

Reports ...
Rogers, Sherman S., election of, as president State Bar

Association ....
Roman Law, course of lectures on, by Adolphe L. Pin.

coff....
Ryan, Chief Justice, address before University of Wis-

consin. .............
“saloonist," proper use of word in head-note ques-

tioned ... ............... ........................
Savigny foundation prize......
sentence, designation of prison, surpl
signboard, right of property in.
Social Science convention åt Edinburgh, discussions by

ladies.....
son pleading in court of which his father is judge......
State Library subject index catalogue ..........
State Reports, expiration of Mr. Banks' contract ...
statutes authorizing the accused to testify, validity of,

Mr. Maury's article ....
Stemmler relief bill.. ...
Strong, Mr. Justice, retirement from the bench....
Supreme Court, Federal, probable vacancies in....
Tanner's fast not subject to legal interference.....
taxation, late decision of Judge Gilbert..........
telegraph poles as real estate ....
Texas, criminal statistics .....
Tichborne case, reply of London Law Times to Al-

BANY LAW JOURNAL ..........
trade-marks .....
trade-mark; similarity between Indian and negro head,
Tweed decision, English press on......
uniform ballots ........

361
vaccination, statute compelling ........
vendor and purchaser, soliciting patronage of former

customers ........... ......
ventilation ........... .....::

:...... ........ .... ........
Whittaker case, Prof. Andrews on....................
Women's Bank of Boston, failure of

312

HABEAS CORPUS (see Current Topics).
HOPKINS, J. H. :
on legislative humorists. ..

.............. 8
on treatment of insane criminals. ..... ............. 0
HUSBAND AND WIFE:

evidence, admissibility of, by wife against husband in

murder trial....................:
evidence, wife as witness against husband....
mechanics' lien, wife's land not subject to, for repairs

without her anthority or consent........
Debenham v. Mellor (see Cases in Full).
State of New Jersey v. Nugent (see Cases in Full).

See Married Women.

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DAMAGES:
measure of, in action for waste for mining coal........

See Nuisance.
DECLINE of Circuit life....
DEED:

reservation of timber in...
McCleary v. Ellis (see Cases in Full).

See Notes of Cases.
DEMAND:

Harpending v. Myers (see Cases in Full).
DESCRIPTION (see Notes of Cases).
DEVISE (see Will).
DRINKS, drinkers and drinking.....
DISBARMENT:

In re Eldridge (see Cases in Full).

In re Steinman and Hensel (see Cases in Full).
DIVORCE:

Kerrison v. Kerrison (see Cases in Full).
Walker v. Walker (see Cases in Full).

See Current Topics.

INSOLVENCY, English and American Laws ......... 66
INSURANCE LAW:
abstracts of cases.... ...... 37, 118, 137, 236, 339, 357, 178

See Notes of (*118es,
INSURANCE, LIFE:
State of Missouri v. Merchants' Ex. M. B. Society (see
Cases in Full).

See Notes of Cases.
INSURANCE. FIRE:
mortgage ; rights of mortgagee ; subsequent acts of
mortgagor

"See Leading Articles; Notes of Cases. ***
INTERNATIONAL LAW (see Current Topics).
INVESTMENT, Chesterman v. Eyland (see Cases in

Full).
IOWA Supreme Court Abstract (see Recent American

Decisions).

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........

EFFECTS of marriage.......

......... 246, 266
EGYPT (see Current Topics).
ELECTIONS (see Constitutional Law).
ELECTORS, what constitutes a majority of ....... 44, 81
EMINENT DOMAIN:

Murphy v. Mayor (See Cases in Full).
ENGLAND (see Recent English Decisions).
ENGLISH and American Bankruptcy and Insolvent

JOHNES, Edward R., on English and American Bank-

ruptcy and Insolvent Laws....
JUDGMENT:

foreign, on substituted service..
Bredin v. Dorsey (see Cases in Full).

Rouissillon v. Rouissillon (see Cases in Full).
JURISDICTION:
of actions for injuries to lands situated in a foreign

State...............
Commonwealth v. Ketner ; Luber v. Commonwealth

(see Cases in Full).
New Orleans M.& T.R.R.Co.v. Miss. (See Cases in Full).

See Notes of Cases.
JUROR;

Town of Trinidad v. Simpson (see Cases in Full).
JURY (see Current Topics).

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KANSAS Supreme Court Abstract (see Recent Ameri-

can Decisions).
KELLY LORD CHIEFBARON, obituary notice, 318
KENTUCKY Supreme Court Abstract (see Recent

American Decisions).

ENGLISH EMPLOYERS LIABILITY BILL, 276

See Current Topics.
ESCAPE ..........

......... 164
EVIDENCE:

compelling prisoners to furnish personal, of his iden-
tity .... .. .

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expert, Catholic priest may be, as regards insanity.... 63

surgeon, declaration of injured party to................ 364
See Expert; Husband and Wife; Notes of Cases; Witness,
EXCISE, People v. Morrison (see Cases in Full).
EXEMPTION (see Notes of Cases).
EXPERTS and expert testimony. ............. 395

See Evidence.
EXTRADITION:

Pooley v. Whetham (see Cases in Full).
State of North Carolina v. Perry (see Cases in Full).

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