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Chilcoat's Appeal.....

419

Christian et al.'s Appeal .........

435

Abernethy v. Commonwealth.

167 | city of Allegheny v

461

Adams v. Mortland..

............. 118

City of Erie v. Magill.

396

Ake v. Mason .................

............... 139

Clark V. McClimmons......

43

Allegheny National Bank of Pittsburgh v. Hays...... 19

Clauer's Appeal ,

36

Allegheny Base Ball Club v. Bennett...

152

Cochran v. Creighton..................

Allen v. Long .................

...........................

Collins, for use, v. Nevin.........

238

All Courts Shall be Open ...

362

Collom's Appeal....

377

Alexander v. Harris...

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358
Columbia National Bank V. Bletz.....

489

Artz v. City of Allegheny..............

204

Commonwealth v. Moore ...............

57

Appeal of Samuel A. Frankenfield.... .................

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, for use of Weaver
Barger, Hirst et al ................
309 et al., v. Steacy et al.......

.................. 107

David Gregg ................

59

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, for use of McClure,

George S. Bryan ..................

v. Gedikoh..........

203

Huckenstein & Co............
176 Commonwealth v. Grover et al.........

231
Joanna Powell, James R. Wilson et al..........

.... 11 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania ex rel. Pierce et
John Jones..........
375 al. v. Henderson et al...........

286

Joseph Grier..................

224

Commonwealth ex rel. v. Nulton......

............. 296

Peter Haberman..........

263

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania v. The Standard

P. R. Bohlen. .............

- ---------------. 60

Oil Co, of Cleveland, Ohio ..................

339

- Rhoads et al...........

185
Conrow's Appeal.........................

.......... 485

Rt. Rev. John Tuigg...............

......... 161 Cooper v. The Oriental Savings & Loan Association, 349

The First National Bank of Northumberland, 34 Corr v. Sellers & Co.

....... 492

The New York & ('leveland Gas Coal Co.......... 243 County of Lancaster v. Mishler.

..... 361

Cowperthwaite et al. v. First National Bank of Car-

B

bondale..............

................... 482

Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Co. v. Schwindling......... 155

Cox v. Highley .........

.....399

Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Company v. Sulphur

Coyle v. Commonwealth...............

...... 102

Spring School District.

.... 453

...............'187 Crawford v. Davis....
Barton v. Hunter, Administratrix, et al..................... 257

D

Bell et al. v. Kennedy ............................

....... 148

Benjamin v. Zell.....

.......... 267 Death of Charles W. Collier,

Benwood Iron Works v. Hutchinson & Bro............... 189

Ex-Chief Justice George Sharswood................

Biddle's Appeal.....

...... 302

- George P. Hamilton ........

135

Bolster v. City of Allegheny .............

.......... 204

G. L. B. Fetterman ........................................ 411

Born v. Allegheny and Perrysville Plank Road Co... 161

John A. Fox......

271
Borough of Beltzhoover v. Gollings......

......... 212
Kenneth McIntosh......................

395
Borough of Elizabeth v. The Steam-boat “Geneva".. 459 - Robert M. Gibson...........

135

Borough of Mauch Chunk v. Kline.

........ 25

Theodore H. Carnahan.......

233

Bovard v. Kettering ...........

172
Thomas MacConnell .......

.................... 180, 218
Bowersox's Appeal........................................................

490
- William H. Coldren.........

233
Bradish v. McClellan.....

................. 355
Darrah et al. v. Baird........

215

Branthoover, Executor of John Alcorn's Estate, v.

Demster V. Adams..........

423

Cook......

230

Devlin v. The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania....... 143

Bright's Appeal ......

...... 425

Doris v. Erwin and Wife..............

Bright's Appeal..

146

Du Bree v. Albert et al .............

354

Brobst v. Ruff .......

Duff, Assignee of Carrier & Baum, v. Bindley .......... 408
Brown v. Gallagher...

305
Dunbam & Shortt v. Kirkpatrick.....

465

Bruck v. Maulsbury. ............

365

Dunkle y. Harrington.........

.............

418

Bryar et ux. v. Beckett et al ............

.... 12

Budd v. Budd............

128

E

Buehler's Appeal....

391

Eberly v. Lehman et al....................

C

Ehrenfeldt's Appeal.....

..... 109

Elizabeth Borough v, The Steam-boat " Geneva"..... 459

Carlin & Co. v. Chappel........

Erwin et ux. v. Doris....................

.. 8

Cato v. The Allegheny Valley Railroad CO.................

Ewing's Appeal..................

......... 245
Charles' Appeal.......

.......... 101
Chincleclamouche Lumber and Boom Co. v. The Estate of John Shipton, Deceased.......
Commonwealth ex rel. Henry W. Palmer, Attor-

Alexander Carnahan, Deceased.

ney-General.....

265 I Anton Schmidt, Deceased.

........... 128

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Estate of Catharine Hutman, Deceased................... 385

- Charles W. Rado, Deceased..................... 410
David Richey, Deceased...........

. 374

In re Application of the New Brighton & New Castle
Hannah Fenton, Deceased...

97

| Railroad ('o. for Approval of Bond to Right Rev.
Henry W. Sackett, Deceased.............

372

John Tuigg..............
Jane Wadsworth, Deceased.......

307 In re Application of John White to be Discharged
John Diamond, Deceased.

284 from the Allegheny County Work-House..... 248, 251
John McFarland, Deceased..

430

In re Application of M. K. Moorhead.........
- John Schuck, Deceased........

In re (arothers, Bankrupt...............

..............
John Wilkinson, Deceased........

In re Charles B. and James ('. McVay, Bankrupts, 53

............
Jonathan Hulton, Deceased......

........... 141

In re Incorporation of Osborne Borough......... 183, 185
Mary A. Garber, Deceased........ ................. 46, 48 In re Inquest on the Body of Reitlinger, Deceased, 39
Margaret Giffin, Deceased...

60
In re Henry Trumbore.

.............. 100
Michael Lang. Deceased........

In re M. T. Warne, Bankrupt..................
N. B. Ward, Deceased.

394
Isett v. Caldwell........

376
Rachel Hall, a Minor.

450

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Robert A. Oliver, Deceased. ............... 385
Thomas Morrow, Deceased.. ...................... 294 | Jaffray & Co.'s Appeal...

351
- William McKee, Deceased ...... .................... 285 Jeffreys et al. v. C'ity of Pittsburgh et al................ 21
William McKee, Deceased ... .................. 392, 393 | Jenny et al. v. Zehender et al..........

157
John's Appeal......

.......... 484
Jones v. Commonwealth....

423

Jordan v. Elliott........
Farmers' Mutual Fire Insurance Co, v. Ensminger... 86

............... 68
Feig et al. v. Meyers...............
................ 481

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Fetterman v. Robbins....

421
Fields v. Stokley........

....................... 33 Kaine et al, v, Commonwealth ex rel. Manaway... 382
Finn v, The Providence Gas and Water Co................ 329 Kelly v, City of Pittsburgh.

65
Fink's Appeal.
196 Kelso's Appeal.

369
Flogging as a Punishment..
126 Kenegaw et ux. v. Darlington et al.......

281
Foster and Wife v. Holmes......

38 Kepler v. Erie Dime Savings & Loan ('o............. 472
Frankenfield's Appeal..................

Kindt's Appeal..............

499
Frauenthal's Appeal...........

163 Kitchen & Dick v. Smith & Snooks........... ...... 364
Frederick et al. v. Corcoran et al.....

72
Kittanning Insurance ('o, v. Scott et al......

452
Frick's Appeal...........

. 368 Knoll's Appeal........

.............. .. 53
Fritchman's Appeal..................

455 Koontz's Administrator v. Howsnare and Wife...... 352
Fuchs v. City of Allegheny
204 Kreiter v. Bigler.......

........ 343
Furney's Appeal ..
... 93 | Kroeger v. Pitcairn...

181

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Galbraith v. Zimmerman....

Lacy's Appeal ......

275
Gibbs and Sterrett Manufacturing Co.'s Appeal...... 336 | Latshaw v. Hiltebeitel................

264
Gibson v. Lenhart.................

.............. 357 Lehigh Coal and Navigation Co. v. Brown et al...... 331
Gillespie et al. v. McGowan...................
50 | Lehigh Iron Co. v. Rupp.....

41
Girard Life and Trust Co.'s Appeal-Barton's Estate, 344 Leidy's Appeal......

320
Gracey v. Lockhart et al.

306 Lindsey et al. v. Reid........,
Gray v. The Commonwealth....
185 Lininger's Appeal.

274
Grier's Appeal..
....... 224 Linton et ux. v. Mosgrove et al...............

198
Grubb v. Grubb .........
112 Loss of Goods by Carriers............................

.... 1
Gunson et al. v. Healy...............
........... 342 Ludwig's Appeal.............

447
Lukens v. City of Philadelphia, to use....

454
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Lupton et al. v. Moore and Riley.........

227
Haberman's Appeal.

263
Luse's Appeal........

429
Hacke & Hugus v. Lauer & Bro..........

....... 174
Lyon v. Kurtz.......

...... 478
Haines et al. v. The Commonwealth........ ......... 120

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Harmony Building Association v. Berger................ 17
Harmony Building Association v. Goldbeck et al., 467 Maguire's Appeal........................................................ 370
Hartman v. Keown............
225 Meek's Appeal.............

..... 27
Hemphill's Appeal..................

Menge v. Wiley Brothers.........

.... 122
Hemphill v. The Commonwealth ex rel................... 13 Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. v. Drach............... 162
Hestonville and Mantua Passenger Railroad Co. v. Miller's Appeal..........

.... 319
Kelley ..........
494 Misrepresentations Leading to ('ontracts.

49
Hildebrand v. Bowman........

.......... 111 Morgan v. Commonwealth,
Hiller v. Pollock et al....................

| Morgan et ux. v. Yard.

178
Hoff's Appeal...................

. 440 | Mosgrove and Pollock, Administrators, v. Golden, 473
Hollis v. Burns...............
... 304 Murtland v. Taylor.........

............... 118
Holtzman's Appeal.........

53 Musselman's Appeal......

......... 271
Huckenstein & Co. v. Jolly.....

Myers v. Brice.....

......... 149
Hunt's Appeal.
Horton v. The Chevington and Bunn ('oal Co........ 299

Mc
Houseman et al. v. The Commonwealth.......
205 McAnlis v. Patterson..

308
Houston v. Youghiogheny Coal Hollow Coal Co.... 455 McConkey y. Commonwealth............

223
Howe Machine Co. v. Hixenbaugh et al................... 469 | McElroy v. County of York ..............

55

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... 176

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.... 317

202

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.... 339

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McElvaine et al. v. Lantz et al....

.... 104 | Shaw v. Chalfant et al.............
McMillen v. Hawthorn.......

... 278 Sheaffer v. Clendenin..

............

427
McMurray's Appeal......

.. 441 Sleeper v. The Pennsylvania Railroad Co............... 147
McNaughton's Appeal........
366 Slocuim's Appeals....

..... 96
McQuillen and Wife v. The Singer Co................... 58 Slutter et al. v, Kirkendall, to use of Browns......... 259

Smith y. Pringle.........

100
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Smith v. The Commonwealth.............

....... 114
National Mutual Aid Association v. Lupold........... 330

Smiths v. McGinty.

203
New York & Cleveland Gas Coal Co.'s Appeal........ 243

Spangler v. The Pennsylvania Mutual Aid Society, 480
Nichols v. McDonald...

...... 412

Speidel v. Henrici and Lenz, Trustees of the Har-
Nixon v. McCrory.

mony Society........

291
Northern Central Railway Co. v. Husson et al...... 123

Spencer v. Clinefelter, to use, etc.........

....... 198
Standard Oil Company of Cleveland, Ohio, v, The

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.......
Oliver v. Commonwealth.....

Steinman & Co. v. Miller et al.............

........ 105
Oliver's Appeal....

Stewart and Wife v. Allegheny National Bank...... 209

.......... 170
Olmsted & Bailey v. Gere...

Stockdale, Trustee, v. Hill...............
......... 348

.............. 60
Ormerod v. Dearman.

Sunbury Insurance Co, v. Humble...........
464

.... 451
Owens v. Evans & Bro........

Supreme Court Judgments..... 63, 76, 88, 98, 108, 134

280
Oyster v. Oyster...

Supplement to the Order of the Supreme Court, etc., 422
......... 346
Sutton v. Anderson..............

... 438
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Sweetser v. Atterbury.....

..... 312
Pardee's Appeal.

347

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Patterson's Appeal........

140
Taggart's Appeal.

315
Patterson v. Shrader........

305

Thackara v. Mintzer..................
Pearce v. Langfitt........

..........
255

................ 353

The D, S. Newcomb............
Pearson et al. v. Hartman....

...... 187

The Iron City National Bank of Pittsburgh v. The
Peebles and Wife v. The City of Pittsburgh............ 128

Siemens-Anderson Steel Co.........
Pentz v. Clark........

............... 334

The Second National Bank of Titusville, Pennsyl-
Peoples Insurance Company of Pittsburgh v. Smith

vania, v. Caldwell et al.............
and Allewelt.....

............ 333
Thompson v. Noble and Delamater...

.... 246
Philadelphia and Gray's Ferry Passenger Railway

Thompson v. Ward ......
Co.'s Appeal.

491
.......... 371
Phillips v. Hull...........

Township of Rush v. County of Schuylkill..... ........ 414
..... 448

Township of Aston v. McClure-Same v. Quigley... 491
Pittsburgh, Virginia & Charleston Railway Co. v.

Tuigg v. Sheehan...........

....... 158
The Commonwealth....

136
Pittsburgh Coal Railroad Co. v. Pittsburgh South-
ern Railroad Co........

.................... 216

Union Insurance Co. v. The City of Allegheny...... 213
Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Co. v. Bruce....... 387

Union Savings Bank v. Fife...........

.......... 180
Plunkett v. Sauer........

200

United Brethren Mutual Aid Society of Pennsyl.
Porter v, Zeitinger & Zoppi..

vania v. McDermond..
Pottsville Mutual Fire Insurance Co. v. Fromm.... 78

89

United States v. Taylor.
Powell's Appeal.................

28
.... 11

Umbenhower v. Miller. ..............
Pyle's Appeal..........

................. 356
.................. 497

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Vanderslice, Assignee, for use, v. The City of Phila-
Quinn v. The Fidelity Beneficial Society...........

...... 315
delphia...

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Reber, Assignee of Penny, v. Gundy.............. 43 Wagner's Appeal....

471
Reeser's Appeal.
313 Walstrom et al. v. Hopkins.........

391
Reid v. Wood...........
........ 436 Ward's Appeal...............

... 59
Reimer's Appeal....... ...... .......

Ward v. Orr.........

416
Rice v. The Commonwealth........

Watson Malone & Son v. The City of Philadelphia, 360
Richards et al. v. McGrath.........

21. 326 Weast v. Derrick......
Richardson v. Glockner...........

...... 404

Weed and Hoffman v. Hall...
Richmond Building Ass'n, Garnishee, etc., v. Rich Western Pennsylvania Railroad Co. v. The Ever-
mond Building Ass'n, to use of McCaffrey............ 286 green Railroad Co.................

261
Roland v. Miller et al...

............. 95 White v. The Borough of McKeesport....................... 238
Roth v. Barner...
................. 445 | Wiggins' Appeal............

........................ 92
Rupp's Appeal..

..............
Wilder v. Kent et al......

..................... .. 327
Willard v. Davis........
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Wilson & Sons v. Waugh, Jack & Co...................... 176
Saylor v. Bushong........
105 | Wilson et al. v, Mitchell et al.............

405
Schwartz v. Kyner........

...... 495
| Woodland Oil Co. v. Lawrence..........

17
Schwelke's Appeal.........

........ 384 Wright and Kemble v. The Antwerp Pipe Co. and
Seifried v. Commonwealth...

119 the Oil City Pipe Co.............

............... 235
Seitzinger v. Marsden et al....

279 | Wyoming National Bank's Appeal......... ............... 52
Sharswood, LL. D., Hon. George-Action of the Al-
legheny County Bar... ...........................................

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9
Sharswood, Chief Justice-Tribute of the Philadel | Yeatman's Appeal....

........ 477
phia Bar..... .....
...... 179 / Yerkes' Appeal...

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ACT OF GOD. Instruction to jury on ..................... 433 | ACTS OF ASSEMBLY-Continued.
ACTION. On the case for conspiracy to falsely in

1871, June, 2.

Boroughs
dict is substantially an, for malicious prosecution,

1871, June, 19........

Corporations........
and is governed by same rules.....

1872, February, 29.

Married Women....
In, for malicious prosecution where test of plaintiff

1872, March, 14.....

Amendment.......
discloses probable cause for his arrest, court

1872, March, 16..

Allegheny County...
should direct verdict for defendant.......

1872, April, 3.

Allegheny County....
Burden of proving want of probable cause on

1872, April, 3....

Evidence.........
plaintiff ......

1872, April, 3....

Married Women...
ACTS OF ASSEMBLY.

1872, April, 9...

Wages.........
1873, March, 14.

Insurance...
Mortgages....................... 242 1874, April, 22.

Practice........ ... 161, 180,
1715, May, 28

Deeds....

139
1874, May, 14........

Practice.
1718, February, 22
Feme Sole Trader......... 172 1874, May, 15...

Offices...

208
1770, February, 24

Deeds.......
............... 11, 364
1874, May, 19........

Orphans' Court..
1772, March, 21.
Landlord and Tenant..

1875, April, 12..

Liquors..

.... 119
1804, March, 19
Susquehanna, etc., Co..

1876, March, 14.

Judgment,...
1806, March, 1
Mechanics' Liens.........

1876, April, 20.

Wages.......................
1806, March, 21.
Acts of Assembly.... 213, 233

1876, May, 8...

Inns and Taverns... 203
1808, March, 28.
Mechanics' Liens....... 105 1878, May, 24...

Boroughs.
1809, .....
Delaware River..... 313

1878, June, 12....

Wages......

376
1824, March, 29.
Unseated Lands....

1879, April, 11

Orphans' Court.
1827, March, 29.
Judgment Docket...... 35

1879, May, 19...

Attorney at Law......

100
1828, April, 15..
Deeds.............
11 1879, June, 7.....

Taxation..........

342
1832, March,

Registers..........
.., 143, 384.
1881, June, 8..

Schools...
1832, March, 29.
Orphans' Court

1881, June, 10..

Taxation..
1834, February, 24.
Decedents.......

ACTS OF CONGRESS.
1834, April, 1..

Boroughs......
1834, April, 14
Attorney at Law.

1793, March, 2...................... Injunction.......
1834, April, 14
Juries .......

1864, June, 30......... .... National Banks..........
1834, April, 15.
Taxes.

ACTS OF PARLIAMENT.
1836, June, 12.

Lunatics..
1836, June, 13.
Maritime Lien

4, Edward III, Ch. 7......... Actions...

33, Edward I.
Bonds.......

...
1836, June, 14.

Jurors.........
1836, June, 14.
Quo Warranto.

22'and 23, Charles II, Ch.9. Costs....
1836, June, 16.
Arbitration....

ADMINISTRATION. Granting of letters upon
1836, June, 16.
Execution........

estate of living person, though supposed to be
1840, April, 21.
Arbitration....

dead, is not only a voidable, but a void act........... 143
1841, May, 27.
... Justices of the Peace.....

Under Act of March 15, 1832, register has power to
1844, April, 30
Corporations........

issue letters of administration on estates of dead
1845, March, 20.
Justices of the Peace.....

persons only, and not on estates of living.............. Ib
1846, April, 20....

Execution.........
1847, March, 13.
Partition........

ADVANCEMENT. See Decedents' Estates.
1848, April, 11.
Married Women....

Decedent was surety on note for husband of her
1849, February, 19.
Railroads..............

daughter: she paid it, and subsequently stated
1849, March, 21.
Corporations.

that she intended amount paid should be de-
1849, April, 9...
Exemption..............

ducted from her share in her estate. Held, that it
1850, April, 26..
Deeds ......

could not be held against her as an advancement, 385
1850, May, 3 ...
District Attorneys...

That which was originally intended as a gift can-
1851, April, 8.......
Boroughs

not be changed into an advancement by the ex
1853, April, 18 .....
Real Estate.....
parte declarations of the donor.......

Ib
1854, May, 8.

Schools.

383

AGENT. See Principal and
1855, February, 26

Liquors...
1855, April, 26.
Negligence....

When powers of local insurance agent immaterial, 451
1855, May, 4......

Decedents' Estates......... AMENDMENTS. Our statute of amendments
1855, May, 4....
Feme Sole Trader... 172

have been liberally construed, and parties may
1856, April, 11.
Married Women......

be stricken out or added when by so doing the
1856, April, 19.
Allegheny County...

cause can be tried on its merits, and such right
1856, April, 22.
Judgment......

is not confined to mere mistake of fact in name
1857, April, 24
Insurance.......

of party.........
1857, May, 14...
Marriage......

Right to amend declaration is neither waived nor
1857, May, 16..
City of Pittsburgh..

abridged by agreement to dispense with trial by
1859, March, 31..
Philadelphia, etc., Co.....

jury and submit a case to court under the Act 22d
1859, April, 13..
Partition...
April, 1874.......

.. ................. 193
1860, March, 31..

Crimes.. 5, 14, 15, 57, 166, 231 The record of summary conviction before chief bur-
1861, May, 1....
Mechanics' Liens...

gess of borough, instituted in name of Common-
1863, May, 6....
Common Carriers..........

wealth, was returned on certiorari issued in name
1864, January, 6.
City of Pittsburgh..... 46,

of defendants against chief and assistant bur-
1864, April, 27..
Decedents' Estates...

gesses. Held, that writ could be amended so as
1865, March, 27..
Evidence..

to make it conform to record of burgess................. 436
1867, March, 27..
Liquors ....

APPROPRIATION OF PAYMENTS.
1867, April, 6.....

City of Pittsburgh,
1868, April, 1.
City of Pittsburgh....

As to payments on account general rule is that law
1868, April, 8.

Insurance..................

315.

will appropriate in manner most beneficial to the
1868, May, 1...

Corporations.

341

creditor, to an unsecured or partially secured ac-
1869, February, 1
Building Associations...

count rather than to one fully secured, and if
1869, March, 17

Fraudulent Debtors....... 200 there be no such difference, then to earliest open
1869, April, 15..
Evidence, 77, 84, 230, 306, 444
items of account......

.................... 478

478
1869, May, 4.....

Waste...........

408 ARBITRATION. Lien of judgment when entered
1870, April, 7..

Corporations..
455 within five years after award

34
1871, May, 8....
Allegheny County Work

Court has no power to set aside award of arbitrators
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ARBITRATION.-Continued.

strike it off so far as it determines payment of

cost, although arbitrators made mistake.............. 305
ASSIGNEE For benefit of creditors is charged

prima facie with amount of inventory .......
ASSUMPSIT. When action will not lie by Catho-

lic priest to recover salary from bishop........
ATTACHMENT. Interest of fund held by execu-

tors cannot be attached in suit against legatee
where will provides it or principal fund shall not
be liable to.........

...................................
Income of the State in hands of testamentary trus-

tree, not to be liable in any way or manner for
son's debts, cannot be attached for allimony due
son's wife.........

................ 353
Lien of execution does not ease with lien of judg-

ment on which it is based at end of five years...... 401
Intention to abandon first attachment may be pre-

sumed from act of plaintiff..........
Money in hands of county commissioners cannot

be attached........
ATTORNEY AT LAW. When he cannot be dis-
barred.....

100
Right of, and others to enter court..

............... 302
ATTORNEY AND CLIENT. Plaintiff was as-

signed by court, upon motion of district attorney,
as special counsel to assist Commonwealth in
prosecution of capital offense. Held, county not
siable to pay him for services rendered in such

capacity.....................................................................
Such services must continue to rest, as heretofore,

upon that foundation of obligation and duty
which attach as certainly to the oflice of an at-

torney as do its rights and privileges.....................
Statute of limitations bars claim of attorney as it

does claims of other persons when services may
be measured in similar way as services of others.
It does not begin to run against claim for con-
ducting suit until end of his services in that case,
nor would it against his claim for other special

services until it was finished.......
BANK DEPOSIT. Earmarked “Agt”................... 410
BANKS AND BANKING. See Checks-Interest.
Real estate of a national bank subject to taxation

distinct from other capital......
When imposed by city ordinance unconstitutional;

but, not being made a lien, the bank is not enti-
tled to equitable relief..........

Ib
When depositor settles account with bank, and

leaves exact amount of an outstanding check
expressly for its payment, and tacitly retains
money and settles on that basis, it is liable to

holder of the check on implied acceptance............
When liabel on certificate of deposit.......

357
BANKRUPTCY. The fraud contemplated by stat-

ute as bar to bankrupt's discharge is fraud in fact,

involving moral turpitude and intentional wrong, 37
Right of surety of bankrupt, as against assignee, to
appropriate collaterals and proper method for

assignee to contest the same.......
Where bankrupt's judgment note is discharged by

his certificate, and same is subsequently entered
against him, he must, to avail himself of his dis-

charge, obtain rule to open....
BEQUEST. See Will.
When a, of personalty is made to testator's widow,

upon condition that she shall not remarry, and
there is bequest over in case condition is broken,
it shows that condition was not intended as a
menace, but as basis of distinct gift, and it is
good, although bequest over be to persons who
would take under intestate laws...

............. 431
BILLS AND NOTES. See Collaterals-See Checks.
BONDS. See Orphans' Court-Justices of the Peace.
Approval of railroad company's bond for compen-

sation for right of way when equity proceedings
are pending........
Of voluntary assignee. After the absolute confir-
mation of an auditor's report distributing money
in his hands, the sureties on his bond (he having
become insolvent) are liable to the distributees...
Condition to deliver to sheriff "on demand" goods

levied on by him is not fulfilled by compulsory
delivery to him in execution of another writ on
another judgment...

.................
Although alternative condition of bond to pay
amount of judgment and costs was greater than
sheriff had right to require, obligors having vol-

untarily assumed obligation were bound by......... Ib
BOOK NOTICES. The American Decisions, Vol.

umes XXXIV, XXXV, XXXVI and XXXVII...... 56
Volume XL........

242

BOOK NOTICES.--Continued.

Equity Jurisprudence, Pomeroy on.......
Conveyancing, Martindale on the Law of...
Treatise on the Law of Landlord and Tenant in

Pennsylvania..........
Blackstone's Commentaries......
Treatise on Proceedings in Rem...
Short Catalogue of Law Reports and Text-Books....
The American Decisions, Volumes XXXVIII and

XXXIX........
The Federal Reporter........
Law and Lawyers in Literature..
Treatise on the Law of Damages..
Treatise on the Limitation of Actions at Law and

in Equity ........
Supreme Court Reporter......

262
Principles of the Law of Insurance.......

270
The Federal Reporter, Volume XIII....

270
The American Decisions, Volume XLII....

386
An Introduction to Municipal Law...........

391
The Mining Reports........

394
Lawyers' Reference Manuel of Law Books and Cita-

tions.............
American Decisions. Volumes XLIII, XLI
The Federal Reporter, Volumes XIV,

Essentials of the Law, Volume II......
BOROUGHS. See Summary Conviction.
To incorporate under the Act of 2d June, 1871, P. L.,

283, there must be strict compliance with terms of
act. Grand jury must make full investigation,
not only to ascertain if conditions of statute have
been complied with, but to determine whether it
is expedient to incorporate village described in
petition........
As to remedy against, for damages resulting from

street improvements........
Remedy of land owner in any borough, who claims

to be injured by laying out, widening or grading
of streets, etc., is to apply to Court of Common
Pleas for appointment of viewers under Act 24th
May, 1878; this being the method established by
law, must be strictly pursued in accordance with
provisions of Act of 21st March, 1806, Sec. 13........... 233
Term corporate officers," in Act of 1851, "regulating
boroughs," does not mean officers of corporation,
but refers only to those made a body politic and
corporate in the charters of boroughs incorpo-
rated by Acts of Assembly, and to those in whom
powers of corporation, as such, were vested in
boroughs incorporated by the courts under Act of
1831.............

................................... 296
Where, in charter of borough incorporated by Act

of Assembly, “the burgess and town council
were made a body politic and corporate in law,
and such borough afterwards became subject to
the restrictions of the Act of 1851, is entitled to
meet with other corporate officers, and as chief
officer of corporation, by whom by-laws, etc., are
to be signed, and oath administered to other

corporate officers, to preside at such meeting......... Ib
BUILDING AND LOAN ASSOCIATIONS. See

Distribution.
Liability of husband who executes bond accompa-

nying wife's mortgage to......
In Philadelphia, may maintain action to recover
mortgages and other debts in any part of Com-
monwealth after expiration of charter.....

.... 349
BURIAL GROUNDS. See Equity.
Authority to compel removal of dead, if properly
exercised, gave no right to use burial ground for
school purposes....

.... 21
An attempt to remove dead from land dedicated,
and its occupancy for school purposes and erection
of new buildings, restrained by injunction, at in-
stance of licensees of burial right therein and
next of kin.........

Ib
Where there is no other suitable and practicable
route for the construction of a railroad, and the
land sought to be taken is embraced within a
cemetery tract, but froin its situation and charac-
ter is practically untit as a place for the burial of
the dead, or for the purposes of improvement, and
proposed route would not disturb or interfere
with the use of that portion of the cemetery valu-
able for burial purposes, it is not such land as is
within the meaning and intent of the prohibi-
tion of the general railway law against "passing
through burying ground:" Act of February 19,

1819, Sec. 10, P. L., 83, Purd. Dig., 1218.........
An assignee of burial grounds (which had been con-

veyed to assignor with the reservation that he
and his family and their offspring should forever,
for their own and separate use, have the right and
privilege of marking off certain portions thereof)
had no legal right to mark the same by a fence..... 187

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