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ATTORNEY-GENERAL'S OFFICE.

1906

Julius M. Mayer...
James G. Graham
Horace McGuire
Willis H. Tennant.
George E. Pierce
Charles 0. Pratt....
Danforth E. Ainsworth.
Ellis J. Staley.
Louis M. Martin..
Michael H. Quirk..
James J. Barrett.
Edward H. Leggett.
Leonard M. Croft..
Louis Jacobs...
Williain M. Thomas.
Arthur D. Hecox.
Frances L. Walters..
Anna E. Burke....
William E. Stackman.

Attorney-General.
First Deputy Attorney-General.
Second Deputy Attorney-General.
Deputy Attorney-General.
Deputy Attorney-General.
Deputy Attorney-General.
Deputy Attorney-General.
Deputy Attorney-General.
Deputy Attorney-General.
Assistant Deputy Attorney-General.
Assistant Deputy Attorney-General.
Land and Tax Clerk.
Private Secretary.
Confidential ('lerk.
Hearing Stenographer.
Stenographer.
Stenographer.
Stenographer.
Messenger.

NEW YORK CITY OFFICE. Lewis Ogden O'Brien*.

New York Deputy. William Blau".

Assistant Deputy. William Chilvers.

Assistant Deputy. Anna M. Karr..

Stenographer. Flora Freiman.

Stenographer. E. A. Needham.

Messenger.

Note.- James G. Graham resigned as First Deputy December 17, 1906, and Horace McGuire was appointed First Deputy, and George E. Pierce, Second Deputy, and Isaac V. Barrett of Albany, to the Deputyship formerly held by George E. Pierce.

Mr. Blau succeeded Mr. O'Brien as New York Deputy.

The schedules hereto annexed comprehend the various matters

referred to in section 56:

MONEYS COLLECTED. Penalties in actions brought to enforce the provis

ions of the Agricultural Law... Costs in said actions. All other moneys..

$26,395 70

1,878 25 20,703 97

Total. .

$48,977 92

The items and particulars of the moneys above referred to are set forth in detail in the schedule herewith presented.

year 1906.

TABLE SHOWING CASES ARGUED AND NUMBER DE

CIDED IN FAVOR OF THE STATE, AGAINST THE

STATE, AND STILL PENDING UNDECIDED. Number of cases argued in the United States Supreme Court during the

7 Decided in favor of the State.

6 Undecided January 1, 1907...

1 Vumber of cases argued in the Court of Appeals during the year 1906...

34 Decided in favor of the State..

28 Decided against the State...

3 l'ndecided January 1, 1907 ..

3 Number of cases argued in the Appellate Divisions during the year 1906 ...

53 Decided in favor of the State.

27 Decided against the State ...

17 Undecided January 1, 1907

6 Modified

3

SUMMARY OF THE BUSINESS OF THE OFFICE

DURING THE YEAR 1906.

Amount of money recovered for the State during

the year

$48,977 92

Total number of written opinions furnished during

the year (excluding numerous communications,

formal and informal)... Total number of fidelity and contractors' bonds

169

501

186

82

58

passed upon
Total number of abstracts of title examined.....
Total number of applications to Land Board. ...
Total number of mortgage foreclosure suits to

which the State is a party....
Total number of partition actions to which the

State is a party..
Total number of proceedings in Surrogate Courts

to which the State is a party..
Tctal number of certificates of incorporation ex-

23

233

amined ..

22

12

Total number of quo warranto proceedings and

other similar actions begun. Total number of applications for leave to com

mence actions or other matters upon which a hearing has been had before the AttorneyGeneral or any of thé deputy Attorneys-General.

28

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