Illustrative Cases Upon the Law of Bills and Notes

Illustrative Cases Upon the Law of Bills and Notes

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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. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ...and charge drawer. ehofield v. Bayard, 3 Wend. 488. Also, loss of instrument will excuse delay in presentment. Aborn v. Bosw.orth, 1 R. l. 401. See, also, Hall v. Jones, 32 lll. 38; Simmons v. Belt, 35 Mo. 461; Adams v. Leland, 30 N. Y. 309; King v. Crowell, 61 Me. 244. Where bill excuses presentment for acceptance. Carson v. Russell. 26 Tex. 452. When drawer and drawee are the same person. Dougal v. Cowles, 5 Day, 5i.1. Contra, Kaskaskia Bridge Co. v. Shannon, 6 ill. 15. Vhere public peace is so disturbed as to prevent people from attending their business, presentment will be excused. Durden v. Smith, 44 Miss. 548; Blair v. Wilson, 2% Grat. 172; Stor.v. Notes, 257, '.263. Same is true where business is suspended on account of an epidemic of some contagious disease. Tunno v. Lague 2 Johns. Cus. 1: 'indham Bank v. Norton, E2 Conn. 213. Where party has received security. Duvall v. Bank, 9 Gill & J. 31: Kramer v. Snudford. 4 Watts & S. 3'18: Sherer v. Easton Bank.-33 Pa. St. 134; Lititz.nt. Bank v. Siplc. 145 Pa. St. 49. 22 Atl. 208. ayment by no resent HARLAN, Justice. On the fourteenth day ' of May, 1856, the defendant, Artt, executed'-and delivered to the Racine & Mississippi, Railroad Company his note, whereby, for 1 value received, he promised to pay to that company or order, at the expiration of five years from May 10, 1856, the sum of $2,500, together with interest at the rate of 10 per cent. per annum, payable annually on the tenth day of May of each year, --princlpal and interest payable at the oflice of the company in the city of Racine, visconsin. At the same time, Artt, to secure the payment of the note, executed to the company his mortgage upon certain real estate in Carroll county, in this state....
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