Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Errors and Appeals of the State of Tennessee; Commencing September Term, 1822, and Ending with May Term, 1824

Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Errors and Appeals of the State of Tennessee; Commencing September Term, 1822, and Ending with May Term, 1824

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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. 1824 edition. Excerpt: ...single drawn by Balch, pay' ablgto Whitesideis, who endorsed to Bell, and he, by his at 'toi'ne'y, Wl1itcentsYsides, _tn gtffkllli, to be paid ninety days after the 29th of May, l8l9, or'in other words, on'the.30th of Au-_ gust, allowjhg for the ttiree days of grace. On the 30th of Au-1 gustiit was presented to Bah-h for payment, vvhd failed to pay. 1 Nonassump_sit_was' plearletl by Bell, and there was a verdict 1 ariilijurlgmeiit fowrthe plaintiff, and an appeal to this court in the nature of a writiof error: 'I_'he..bill of exceptionsstates, pthats the"'pl'ain__titY ofiered tQ__rcad a protest, to prov'a dempnd and not, ice"toIthe cndorser," Bill, and J acob Perkins, to prove, .that '1 the nritaryxiiiras dead'and_was in the habit of serving ndtieeslon endorsers; all which wa's"objected to, but the testimony was admitted. 'A, The"proofwas, that Bell lived six or eight miles from Charlotte, and that Perkins, the notary, who is now dead, always directed notices of protest agiainst the defendant, 1 to iliim near Charlotte, Dirkson county, Tennessee. This note was protested do Monday, the 30th of August. The mail left Nashville for Charlotteyon "Tuesday in every week, and alet-_ ter" put, into_7tl_ie_ I;l3il,0'l1 Wednesilay wo_uld reach Gharlottelkp I I nearly a.-week laterthan if put in on Tuesday. Jacob Perkins i j _, said: .it' was the habit_of.his father to: make out the prote'st__th _t _ same eigening the note was dishonored, and to send notice the first mail after the dayofprotest, when the endorser lived out oftown, directed to the nearest post office to which the-endor-i c' 4, ser lived. The defendant in-errorshow more

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  • Paperback | 154 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 286g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236944151
  • 9781236944153