Reports of Cases Volume 34

Reports of Cases Volume 34

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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. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ...the counsel for all parties) in June previous, namely: 55 per cent. thereof to the holders of the Saint John City Railway Company bonds; 20 per cent. thereof to the holders of the New Brunswick Railway Company bonds, and 25 per cent. thereof to the holders of the bonds of the Consolidated Electric Company, Limited, deducting therefrom, respectively, such sum, if any, as may already have been paid to the bondholders, respectively, or the trustees representing them, or any of them, or their solicitors, or counsel on account. The order contained some other provisions as to the $26,000 and $6,000 bonds not being afi'ected by certain liens. The decree also contained a provision, that if the amount coming to the bondholders, respectively, was by law vested in the trustees, the money was to be paid to them, or whoever had the title to receive the same. Under this judgment, it appears by the petitions now presented to me, and Receiver-General's accounts annexed, and statements made before me at the hearing, that all the parties, except Mr. Blair and Mr. Pugsley, have drawn from the Receiver-General the amounts I allowed them for costs, and Messrs. Blair and Pugsley have, by warrant or cheque payable to their clients, trustees, or otherwise, on or about April 1, A.D. 1896, drawn out of the treasury as follows: Mr. Blair, for Mr. Pratt, the plaintiff in one of the consolidated suits, served a notice of appeal, dated March 9, A.D. 1895, against the order I had so made on February 27 for the distribution of the money and payment of costs, and Mr. Pugsley, for the Consolidated Electric Company, gave a like notice, dated September 23, A.D. 1895. The appeals were afterwards argued and judgment given in Trinity Term last (1), whereby the appeal was...
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  • Paperback | 236 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 426g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236894812
  • 9781236894816