Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity; Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of Iowa Volume 73

Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity; Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of Iowa Volume 73

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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. 1888 edition. Excerpt: ...To this it is sulficient to say that the evidence does not show that Hamer was insolvent at the time of service of the written notice and request, but that he was insolvent some time prior thereto. We see no error. i Each party appealing must pay the costs of his own appeal, and the judgment on both appeals be AFFIRMED. MGKENNA ET AL. v. Tan STATE Ins. O0. 1. Fire Insurance: rnaunm norm: uorrcm wnsu nun: ssmvrcs: BY MAIL: wnnu conrnarn. Under 2, chap. 210, Laws of 1880, requir-ing insurance companies to give notice to the makers of premium notes of the time when they fall due, held that, when the notice is sent by registered letter, the service is complete when the letter is mailed, or, at the latest, when it should be received by due course of mail, at the postoffice to which it is addressed, and not when it is actually taken from the oflice by the person to whom it is addressed. Appeal from Buchanan District Court-Hon. O. F. Oouon, Judge. Tnunsnar, Dnosnnnn 15. Aorron upon a policy of fire insurance. There was a trial to the court, and udgment was rendered for the defendant. The plaintiffs appeal. E. E. Hasner, for appellants. Lake cf: Harmon, for appellee. ADAMS, On. J.-The policy in question was issued to the plaintiffs jointly, and covered a building and some personal property kept therein, which were afterwards destroyed by fire. The plaintiffs gave their promissory note tor the premium, and the same, at the time of the loss, was due and unpaid. The policy contained a provision that, in case the premium was paid by note, the defendant should not be liable for any loss which should occur at a time when such note, or any part of it, should be due and unpaid. To enable an insurance company, however, to avail itself of this...
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  • Paperback | 302 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 16mm | 544g
  • United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236775376
  • 9781236775375