Cases Argued and Decided in the Supreme Court of Mississippi Volume 98

Cases Argued and Decided in the Supreme Court of Mississippi Volume 98

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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. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ...other enterprise, but whether they did constitute a part of the equipment of this particular concern, namely, the Aberdeen Oil & Ice Company. That they did constitute a part of the equipment is indisputably shown by the agreed facts. We find the word "equipment" defined in Century Digest and Encyclopedia, vol. 3, p. 1985 as follows: "Anything that is used in or provided for equipping, as furniture, habiliments, war like apparatus, necessaries for an expedition or. for a voyage, or the knowledge and skill necessary for a vocation, as the equipment of a hotel, a ship or a railroad; the equipment of a man for the ministry, or for the law." Vile find the word "equipment" defined by Webster, as follows: "Whatever constitutes an outfit for some special purpose." The "special purpose" for which the articles now in controversy were used by the Aberdeen Oil & Ice Company was the equipment and operation of its office. In the case of Chicago, Milwaukee at St. Paul R. R. Co. v. Hoyt et al., 89 Wis., p. 314, 67 N. W., p. 189, the court in construing an agreement involved_in that proceeding, said: ' "By equipment as used, we understand reference is made to the locomotives, cars, furniture, etc., with which the three railroads mentioned were, at the time of closing the deal, to be equipped." to the furniture, etc., with which the Aberdeen Oil & Ice Company was, at the time of the execution of the deed of trust, "equipped." The deed of trust in question from the Aberdeen Oil & Ice Company to Leftwich, trustee, etc., conveys certain real estate in the city of Aberdeen, describing same, together with all houses, buildings, structures, improvements, and...show more

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  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 17mm | 572g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236951808
  • 9781236951809