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action actual adverse possession agent agreed agreement alleged amount answer appeal applied assignment attachment authority Bank benefit bill bound brought cause charge claim common complaint condition consideration construction contract costs counsel court creditors damages debt decision defendant defendant's delivered determination directed effect entered entitled evidence excepted execution executor fact fund further give given grant ground held intended interest issued John judge judgment jury justice land matter ment mortgage notice objection opinion owner paid parties passed payment performance plaintiff possession premises present principal proceedings proved provisions purchase question rail road reason received recover referee refused regard respect rule says sell sold statute street sufficient suit taken term thereof tion trial trust valid void whole witness York
Page 647 - THE righteous perisheth, and no man layeth it to heart: And merciful men are taken away, none considering That the righteous is taken away from the evil to come.
Page 658 - Look on its broken arch, its ruin'd wall, Its chambers desolate, and portals foul : Yes, this was once Ambition's airy hall, The dome of Thought, the palace of the Soul: Behold through each lack-lustre, eyeless hole, The gay recess of Wisdom and of Wit And Passion's host, that never brook'd control : Can all saint, sage, or sophist ever writ, People this lonely tower, this tenement refit ? VII. Well didst thou speak, Athena's wisest son ! "All that we know is, nothing can be known.
Page 529 - For the purpose of constituting an adverse possession by a person claiming title, not founded upon a written instrument, judgment, or decree, land is deemed to have been possessed and occupied in the following cases only: 1.
Page 174 - The defendant may demur to the complaint within the time required in the summons to answer, when it appears upon the face thereof, either— 1. That the court has no jurisdiction of the person of the defendant, or the subject of the action ; or, 2.
Page 275 - ... that an agent employed to sell cannot make himself the purchaser, nor, if employed to purchase, can he be himself the seller.
Page 481 - ... specifying its width and location, courses and distances, and the names of the owners and occupants of the land through which it is proposed to be laid out.
Page 122 - Whenever the act done takes effect as. to some purposes, and is void as to persons who have an interest in impeaching it, the act is not a nullity, and therefore, in a legal sense, is not utterly void, but merely voidable.
Page 132 - The legislature shall not sell, lease, or otherwise dispose of any of the canals of the state ; but they shall remain the property of the state and under its management forever.