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Assaying,

Arbitration

Arthur, Prince, 448.
with workmen, 273, 278.
partner's reference to, 136.

Articles,

of partnership, 134.
Archbishopric,

War, 571, 572.
guardians of, while vacant, 637. i the Navy, 576.
Archbishops,

Articles in periodicals, 33.
appeal to, 637, 641, 653.
election of, 635, 636.

Articles of Faith, 670.
enthronement of, 635.
option of, 638.

Articles, Thirty-nine, 631, 632, 654,
prerogatives and privileges of, 1 660, 662, 670, 672.

637-639.
resignation of, 643.

Artificers, 592.
are lords of parliament, 366.
temporalities of, 524, 635, 636, 643.

Artistic copyright, 38.
provinces of, 521, 637.
formerly three in number, 636 n.

Arundel, Earl of, 581.
Archdeacon, 645.

Assaulting servant, 281, 375.
of Cornwall, 710 n.
London, 710 n.

gold or silver, 519 n.
Arches, Court of, 642.

Assembling,

of parliament, 363 et seq.
Armigeri natalitii, 591.

Assent,
Armorial bearings, 553.

declaration of, 632, 653, 654, 660,
Arms,

662, 672.

of Crown to bill, 422, 426.
carrying, 479 n.
exportation and importation of,

father to marriage, 294, 297,
503.

298, 339, 340.
providing of, 567.

husband to will, 232.
of Ulster, 589.

executor to legacy, 252.
Army, 569 et seq.

Assessed taxes, 553.
Army Acts, 571–573.

Assessment of damages, 599.
Army chaplains, 574.

Assessors under Church Discipline Act,

640, 641.
Army reserve, 570 11.

Assets,
Army schools, 574.

nature of, 249.
Arrangement,

in futuro, 251.

quando acciderint, 251.
scheme of, 220 et seq.
deeds of, 224.

Assignee,
registration of, 224.

of bill of lading, 109.
Array,

policy, 166.
commissions of, 507.

official, 219.
Arrest

Assignment,
of debtor, 194, 600.

equitable, 174, 176.
peer, 373.

title by, 46.
members of parliament, 373, of a debt, 47, 65, 173, et seq.
374.

alimony, 47.
limits to privilege from, 374.

bill of lading, 109.
ambassadors privileged from, 492,

bond, 174 et seq., 245,
493.

chattels, 47, 49, 50.

Author, 31 et seq.
“ Authorized person,”

for presence at civil marriage, 298,

299, 302.
Auter droit, 232, 310, 314.
Average, 164, 165.
Average adjusters, 165.
Average staters, 165.
Avoirdupois weight, 516.

Assignment-cont.
of chose in action, 47, 173 et seq.

copyright, 35, 50.
negotiable instrument, 176.
patent, 28, 50.
patronage, 682, 683, 713.
pay, 46, 47.
personalty, 46.
policy, 166.
salary, 46.
securities, 143.
sheriffs, 615.

trade-marks, 41.
writing, when required, 50.

for benefit of creditors, 191.
Assistant revising barristers, 392 n.
Assize of arms, 567.
Assurance, 159.
Assured, the, 159.
Atheists,

affirmation by, 37).

in House of Commons, 397.
Athelstan, 415 n, 589, 689.
Attendance at church, 667, 673.
Attestation of bills of sale, 183.
Attorney, powers of, 98, 105.
Attorney-General,

in House of Commons, 377.
Aubaine, droit d', 439 n.
Auction,

bidding at, 109.

sale by, 108, 109, 123,
Auctioneer, 101.
Audience, right of, 467.
Audit,

election expenses, 409.
Augmentation of livings, 527.
Augusta, 458.
Augustine, St., 688.
Augustus, 333.
Aulnager, 514.
durum regina, 439.

B.
Bachelor, 589 n.
Bachelor, Knight, 589.
Bacon, Lord, 129, 484.
Bail,

excessive, 479 n.

accepted by coroner, 612.
Bailee,

duties of, 120.
his property in goods, 71, 121.

right of lien, 121.
when liable for negligence, 120.
Bailiffs, varieties of, 604.

bound, 604.
in inferior courts, 604 n.
of county courts, 604 n.

hundreds, 604.
special, 604, 605.

of franchises, 601, 602.
Bailiwicks, 602.
Bailment,

generally, 6, 7, 119.
contract of, 119.

different classes of, 120.
Bailor, 7, 120, 121.
Ballast, 501 n.
Ballot Act (1872), 403 et seq.
Bank holidays, 152, 153.
Bank notes, 53, 158, 518.
Bank shares, 112.

Banking Company, 134.

Bankruptcy-cont.
in case of married woman, 190, 314,

317.
clergyman, 206, 633.
employer, under Work-
men's Compensation
Act, 280.

Bankrupt,

allowance to, 200.
being beneficed clergyman, 206,

633.
being trader or not, 188, 190.
bona fide dealings by, 209.
certificate of discharge of, 216.
disabilities of, 219.
duties of, 201.
examination of, 200, 201.
felony by, 203.
fraud by, 202, 203.
fraudulent breach of trust by, 216,

218.
fraudulent conveyance by, 191,

192, 203, 210.
fraudulent preference by, 191, 193,

210.
infant may not be made, 190.
liable to imprisonment, when, 201

et seq., 203.
married woman may be made,

when, 190, 314, 317.
misdemeanors by, 201, 203.
must make full disclosure, 201, 202.
order for discharge of, 92, 215,

216.
protection of, 216.
public examination of, 200, 201,

203.
statement of affairs of, 195, 200.
what property of, vests in the

trustee of, 204 et seg.
when not entitled to his order of

discharge, 217 et seq.

who is capable of being, 190.
Bankruptcy,

acts of, 191, 192, 193.
history of the law of, 187, 188.
close of, 216, 219.
court of, 188.

jurisdiction of, 189.
effect of, 194, 196, 204.
in contract, 92.
Board of Trade, control of, 189,

195, 197, 198.
proof of debts in, 197.
priorities of debts in, 214.
dividends in, 212, 213.
title by, 187 et seq.
trustee in, 196-199.

security by, 197.
in case of peer, 190, 587.

member of parliament,

190, 397.
justices, 619.

Bankruptcy Act (1819), 188 n.
Bankruptcy Act (1861), 188 n.
Bankruptcy Act (1869), 188 n.
Bankruptcy Act (1883),

acts of bankruptcy under, 191 et seq.
adjudication under, 195.
committee of inspection under,

196, 197, 199.
county court jurisdiction under,

189, 194.
petition under, 193, 194.

debt to support, 193.
proceedings after adjudication,

196 et seq.
receiving order under, 192—196.
trustee under, 196 et seq.
“ order and disposition" clause,

184, 186, 204, 205,
Bankruptcy Act (1887), 188, 219.
Bankruptcy Act (1890), 188.
Bankruptcy, Court of,
for London, 188.

country, 188.
Bankruptcy Division, 189.

jurisdiction of, 194.
Bankruptcy Estates Account, 212.
Bankruptcy notice, 192.
Banneret, knight, 588.

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Bid, right to, 108, 109.

Bill

in parliament, 417 et seq.

for naturalization, 410.
Bill, Exchequer, 174, 177, 559.
Bill of exchange, 51, 65, 148 et seq.

definition of, 148.
alteration in, 158.
accommodation, 158.
foreign, 149.
inland, 148.
varieties of, 148, 149.
to order, 149.

bearer, 150.
indorsement of, 149, 153.
maturity of, 151.
acceptance of, 151.
presentation of,
for acceptance, 151, 153.

payment, 152.
protest of, 154, 155.
Bill of Exclusion, 455.

Barony

by tenure, 580, 581 n.

of bishop, 581.
Barratry, 162.
Barristers, 592.
Barristers, revising, 392, 399.
Bastard,

generally, 242, 332, 342 et seq.
maintenance of, 312.
property of, 344, 345.
consanguinity of, 346.
exception to doctrine of nullius

filius, 346.
settlement of, 345.
marriage of, 345, 346.
legitimation of, 346.
guardianship of, 346.

may be incumbent, 652.
Bastardy Laws Amendment Acts, 312,

343.
Bastardy order, 343.

against clergyman, 660.
Bath, knight of the, 589.
Bath Navigation shares, 267.
Beacons, 502.
Beadle, 669.
Beaumont, Viscount, 580.
Bedford, George Neville, Duke of, 587.
Bees, 4.
Behring Sea Treaty, 494 n.
Benefice, 651.

mortgage of, 658, 679, 698, 699,
donative, 655.

contiguous, 658.
Beneficed bankrupt, 206, 633.
Benefices Act (1898), 641, 682, 685,

686.
Berkeley Peerage, 582 n.
Berks,

· local custom of, 227.
Bets, 73.
Bible,

printing the, 36.

Bill of lading, 50, 109.

indorsement of, 50, 109, 170.

functions of, 170.
Bill of Rights, 432, 456, 479, 481, 570,

597.

Bill of sale, 50, 52, 180—186.

defined, 180.
avoidance of, 52, 183, 184.
registration of, 52, 180, 181, 183,

185, 186.
exemptions from, 182.

renewal of, 186.
absolute, 180, 183.
as security, 180 et seq., 184, 185.
attestation of, 183, 185.
consideration for, 185.
covenants in, 184, 185.

rights of grantee under, 185, 186.
Billeting of soldiers, 571.
Bills, Exchequer, 174, 177, 559.
Bills of Exchange Act (1882), 148 et

8Cq.
Bills of Sale Acts (1878 and 1882), 52,

180—183, 205,
Birth,

time of, 347.

Bishops,

Bona-cont.
age of, at consecration, 636.

notabilia, 237–239.
generally, 639.

vacantia, 531, 532.
coadjutor, 638 n, 643.

warinta, 539, 540.
as sheriffs, 599.
suffragan, 637 n.

Bonâ fide purchaser, 51,
election of, 635–637.

without notice, 52.
installation of, 635.
resignation of, 612, 643.

Bond, administration, 245,
deprivation of, 642.

bottomry, 129, 130,
as lords, 366, 367, 581, 585.

respondentia, 130.
powers of, 639.

Bonds, 144. .
temporalities of, 524, 635—637,

common money, 146.
643.

single, 144.
spiritualities of, 637.
courts of, 637, 639, 640.

on condition, 144.
veto of, 640, 641, 652.

Bonds, Exchequer, 174, 177, 559.
appeal from, 641, 653,
Bishoprics,

Bonds, resignation, 687.
donative, 636.

Book,
nomination to, 522, 635, 636.

copyright in, 33.
Blackstone, 19, 400, 590.

meaning of, in Copyright Act, 33.

Book post, 554.
Blandford Parishes, 650, 710.

Booths
Blank,

for polling, 402, 403.
indorsement in, 149, 150.

Borough
Blasphemous publications, 35.

justices, 615 n.

police, 626,
Blood. 241, 290.

voters, 384.
Blood royal, 444.

Borough occupation franchise, 389.
Board and lodging

Boroughs,
of apprentices, 275.

representation of, 384 et seq.

new parliamentary, 386, 387,
Board of Agriculture, 475, 701,

within counties, 396, 616 n.
Board of Education, 475.

Borrowing money, 128.
Board of Trade,

Borsholders, 623.
duties of, 474, 475, 502.
under Conciliation Act, 1896... | Bottomry, 129.

273, 274, 475.
under Harbour Acts, 501, 502. | Boundaries
control of bankruptcy proceedings, of boroughs, 385 n.
189, 195, 197, 198, 475.

church lands, 678, 679.
control of insurances, 475.
returns of, 476 n.

Bound bailiffs, 604.
administers Electric Lighting Acts,
475.

Bounty,

Queen Anne's, 527.
Boarding house keeper, 122.

Bovill's Act, 138.
Bona,
confiscata, 542.

Boy-seamen,
forisfacta, 512.

reserve of, 570 n.

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