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Page 56 - my nephew John Liversage and his assigns, for and during the term of his natural life; and from and after his decease unto all and every the child and children of the said John Liversage lawfully begotten, or to be begotten, whether sons or daughters; they, • if more than one, to take as tenants in common in equal shares and proportions;
Page 515 - for the price of lOl. or upwards, shall be good, except the buyer shall accept part of the goods so sold, and actually receive the same.
Page 444 - a rule to shew cause why the plaintiff should not be at liberty to sign judgment as for want of a plea, and why the defendant or his attorney should not pay the costs of the application,
Page 605 - deceased, without making profert of the will, and the declaration in reciting the writ, stated, that the Sheriff to whom it was directed, was commanded to take " the said defendant TA to answer the plaintiffs of a plea of trespass, and also, to a bill of the plaintiffs against the said defendants:—Held, on special demurrer,
Page 11 - Harrison now moved for a rule to shew cause why the verdict should not be set aside, and a new trial granted. He made two points, 1. That the oath required to be administered to the members of the election committee in question, in pursuance of 10 Geo.
Page 53 - the term of his natural life, and from and after his decease unto all and every the child and children of the said John Liversage, lawfully begotten, or to be begotten,
Page 111 - A verdict was found for the plaintiff, with liberty for the defendants to move to enter a nonsuit if the Court should be of opinion
Page 399 - with liberty to the defendant to move to enter a nonsuit, if the Court should be of opinion, that the action was not maintainable. In
Page 12 - shall be a Select Committee to try and determine the merits of the return or election, appointed by the House to be taken into consideration." Having been sworn for that purpose, they become a committee to try the return of the election, if the merits of the return be distinct from the merits of the election.