Maryland Reports; Cases Adjudged in the Court of Appeals of Maryland Volume 56

Maryland Reports; Cases Adjudged in the Court of Appeals of Maryland Volume 56

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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. 1882 edition. Excerpt: ...described in the two deeds to the said Margaret C. Black, offered in evidence, that by the Ordinance of the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, approved June 10, 187, Presstman street was directed to be opened from Gilmor to Monroe street; that said street so directed to be opened, passed through said property of plaintiffs, as shown on the plat offered in evidence; that in pursuance of said Ordinance, the City Commissioners for Opening Streets of the'defendant, caused to be published, the notices dated June 12th, 1871, offered in evidence; that on July 17th, 1871, the plaintiffs executed and delivered to the defendant the two surrenders of that date, offered in evidence, and that the same were duly accepted by said defendant, and that subsequently thereto, the said defendant advertised for sale the said property of the plaintiffs in parcels, as stated in the advertisement offered in evidence, and actually sold the same at public auction, on the 8th day of August, l87l; that said Ordinance was repealed by Ordinance No. 95, approved on May 20th, 1875; that the said defendant, from the day of said sale, on the 8th day of August, 187, to the date of the repeal of said Ordinance, on May 20th, 1875, took no further steps towards the execution of the Ordinance first aforesaid, and that the said delay was unnecessary and negligent; and shall further find, that the said plaintiffs, during the period last aforesaid, frequently applied to and importuned the said Commissioners for Opening Streets of said defendant, who were charged with the execution of said Ordinance, to proceed with the opening of said street, in the years 1872, 1873, 1874 and 1875, and also applied to the City Solicitor, under whose advice the said Commissioners were...
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  • Paperback | 220 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 399g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236827570
  • 9781236827579