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J. Winchester, 1878 - Session laws

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Page 101 - The tools or implements of a mechanic or artisan, necessary to carry on his trade; the notarial seal, records and office furniture of a notary public; the instruments and chest of a surgeon, physician, surveyor or dentist, necessary to the exercise of their profession, with their...
Page 102 - The earnings of the judgment debtor for his personal services rendered at any time within thirty days next, preceding the levy of execution or attachment, when it appears by the debtor's affidavit, or otherwise, that such earnings are necessary for the use of his family residing in this State, supported in whole or in part by his labor...
Page 102 - All court-houses, jails, public offices, and buildings, lots, grounds, and personal property, the fixtures, furniture, books, papers and appurtenances belonging and pertaining to the jail and public offices belonging to any county of this state; and all cemeteries, public squares, parks, and places, public buildings, town halls, markets, buildings for the use of fire departments and military organizations, and the lots and grounds thereto belonging and appertaining...
Page 100 - Court, when the plaintiff fails to appear on the trial, and the defendant appears and asks for the dismissal; 4. By the Court, when, upon the trial, and before the final submission of the case, the plaintiff abandons it; 5. By the Court, upon motion of the defendant, when, upon the trial, the plaintiff fails to prove a sufficient case for the jury.
Page 86 - An agreement for the leasing for a longer period than one year, or for the sale of real property, or of an interest therein; and such agreement, if made by an agent of the party sought to be charged...
Page 78 - ... for as many persons as there are directors or managers to be elected, or to cumulate said shares, and give one candidate as many votes as the number of directors multiplied by the number of his shares of stock shall equal, or to distribute them on the same principle among as many candidates as he shall think fit; and such directors or managers shall not be elected in any other manner.
Page 103 - If the defendant, at any time before the trial, offer in writing to allow judgment to be taken against him for a specified sum, the plaintiff may immediately have judgment therefor, with the costs then accrued...
Page 20 - ... when by the laws of any other State or country, any taxes, fines, penalties, licenses, fees, deposits of money, or of securities, or other obligations or prohibitions, are imposed on insurance companies of this State, doing business in such other State or country, or upon their agents therein, in excess of...
Page 15 - ... rates based upon the American Experience Table of Mortality, and interest at the rate of four and one half per centum per annum, exceeds its assets, such company or corporation is insolvent.
Page 86 - An agreement made upon consideration of marriage, other than a mutual promise to marry; 4. An agreement for the sale of goods, chattels, or things in action, at a price not less than two hundred dollars, unless the buyer accept and receive part of such goods and chattels, or the evidences, or some of them, of such things in action, or pay at the time some part of the purchase money...

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