Encyclopedia of Forms and Precedents for Pleading and Practice: At Common Law, in Equity, and Under the Various Codes and Practice Acts

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William Henry Michael, William Mack, Howard Pervear Nash, Thomas Edward O'Brien, James Cockcroft
J. Cockroft, 1896 - Civil procedure

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Page 850 - That he is the Police Commissioner of the City of New York and the defendant in the above entitled action; that he has read the foregoing answer and knows the contents thereof and that the same is true to his own knowledge except as to the matters therein stated to be alleged upon information and belief, and as to those matters he believes it to be true.
Page 76 - ... and this he the said defendant is ready to verify; wherefore he prays judgment, if the said plaintiff ought to have or maintain his aforesaid action thereof against him, &c.
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Page 615 - Wm. Bone, Esq., before whom the annexed affidavit was made, and who has thereto subscribed his name, was at the time of so doing a justice of the peace of the state of Maryland, in and for the city of Baltimore, duly commissioned and sworn.
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Page 474 - You, therefore, are hereby commanded that such further proceedings be had in said cause, as according to right and justice, and the laws of the United States ought to be had, the said appeal notwithstanding.
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