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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1883 edition. Excerpt: ...Mr. Brennan, the sheriff, from the bank; and Mr. Brennan, I think, gave Mr. Roche his check upon the bank to have that check charged against his account to the Receiver, Quinlan; I think it was handed in before he took possession of the bank; I think after debiting the account with the amount of the check the debit was erased; Mr. Brennan got his dividend and then held that note and pledged it as collateral security for his own note which he had procured to be discounted at a bank up town, and Mr. Anderson is the chshier of that bank; that is the nature of the suit. 402 Q' What services have you rendered? A. I interposed a defense, and the cause is still pending on the calendar. Q. Any other actions? A. I think there are a few in the Marine Court. Q. What is the nature of those? A. I don't know. Q. What have you been paid by Mr. Roche, or out of his property on account of your professional services rendered in these actions? A. Nothing. Q. Never have received from him any moneys whatever on account of your professional services? A. No, sir; all the money I received from Mr. 403 Eoche since November, 1871, or since October, 1871, is $250, which I received for a special purpose, and was paid out, not on account of any of these matters I have testified about; Mr. lloche had no property; under the trust deed he conveyed all his real estate; I have had nothing except that $250. Q. Have you prepared and made out your bill for services against Mr. Eoche in these actions? A. I have not. Q. What other security have you ever had for these advancs made by you to Mr. Roche, and these professional services in this exhibit? A. I will have to look and see what I have got. Q. Will you kindly make me and prepare a statement of the date of more

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  • Paperback | 364 pages
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  • United States
  • English
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