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acceptor accommodation bill act of parliament agreement alleged amount annuity appear assigns assumpsit attorney averred bank behalf bill of exchange bills of lading cargo cause of action church of St claim clerk consideration contract count covenant creditors CRESSWELL damages debt debtor declaration deed defendant defendant's delivered discharged drawer duly E. C. L. R. vol effect enacts endorsement entitled evidence execution final order Fly and Frost freight George Rennie held injury issue John George Storie judge judgment jury last-mentioned liable Lord Mary Magdalen matter MAULE Maytham Hall ment mentioned Monypenny notice obtained paid partnership party payable payment person petition petitioner plaintiff plea pleaded Pontifex possession premises present prison profits provisions question reason recover repaired respect Rowland Evans rule Scott Serjt ship statute term therein thereof tion total loss trial verdict Vict WILDE William William Fly
Page 363 - Whenever the death of a person shall be caused by wrongful act, neglect, or default, and the act, neglect, or default is such as would, if death had not ensued, have entitled the party injured to maintain an action to recover damages in respect thereof...
Page 365 - Action the Jury may give such Damages as they may think proportioned to the injury resulting from such Death to the Parties respectively for whom and for whose Benefit such Action shall be brought...
Page 11 - B. for life, remainder to his first and other sons successively in tail male, remainder to the future sons of C.
Page 361 - ... or why there should not be a new trial, on the ground of misdirection, and that the verdict was against evidence ; or why the judgment should not be arrested.
Page 243 - In witness whereof the master or purser of the said ship hath affirmed to three bills of lading, all of this tenor and date, the one of which three bills being accomplished, the other two to stand void, and so God send the good ship to her desired port in safety. Amen.
Page 483 - The lord chief justice overruled the objection, reserving leave to the defendant to move to enter a verdict for him, or a nonsuit.