Reports of Cases Decided in the Court of Appeals of the State of New York Volume 201

Reports of Cases Decided in the Court of Appeals of the State of New York Volume 201

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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. 1911 edition. Excerpt: ...186 U. S. 101; W. U. Tel. Co. v. City of Syracuse, 21 Misc. Kep. 338; Belleville v. N. Y. Rep. Opinion of the Court, per Uakiut, J. C. If. Ry. Co., 152 111. 171; Chicago v. C. Tel. Co., 230 111. 157; C. C. Ry. Co. v. People ex, rd. Story, 73 111. 541; Pearsall v. Great Northern Railway, 1C1 LI. S. 646; City Ry. Co. v. C. St. Ry. Co., 106 U. S. 5r,7; P. T. C. Co. v. C'dij of Baltimore, 156 U. S. 210; G. C. Ry. Co. v. G. C. S. Ry. Co., 63 Tex. 529; City of St. Louis v. V. U. Tel. Co., 143 U. S. 92; Harshman v. Bates Count;/, 92 U. S. 569.) The permission or secondary franchise was lost by nonnser and abandonment. (City of New York v. Bryan, 196 X. Y. 158; L. T. Co. v. Cincinnati, 76 Fed. Hep. 2JH5; D., L. & W. R. R. Co. v. City of Oswego, 92 A pp. Div. 551; Henderson v. C. P. Ry. Co., 21 Fed. Rep. 358.) The appellant lost whatever right it had, if any, by ladies and the Statute of Limitations, and was not entitled to a peremptory mandamus. (People ex rel. Nelson v. Marsh, 82 A pp. Div. 571; 178 N. Y. 618; People ex rel. Plielps v. Delaware Common Pleas, 2 Wend. 257; People v. Collia, 6 App. Div. 467; People, ex rel. Connolly v. Board of Education, 114 App. Div. 1; 187 N. Y. 535; People ex rel. Millard v. Chapln., 104 N. Y. 96.) Haio-ht, J. The New York Electric Lilies Company, which we will hereafter call the relator, was incorporated on the 14th day of October, 18S2, under the provisions of chapter 265 of tlie Laws of 1S4S and acts amendatory thereof and supplementary thereto, for the purpose of "owning, constructing, using, maintaining and leasing lines of telegraph wires or other electric conductors for telegraphic and telephonic communication and for electric illumination, to be placed under the pavements of the streets, more

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