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suits to enforce on real estate for unpaid purchase money, 95.
regulation as to anchorage of, in Potomac River, 895.
what are, 1020.
to regulate practice of (34 Stat., 870).
of insurance, forbidden, 656.
of trial by jury, 44, 70.
of notice, 135, 141.
WALLS, PARTY (see Party walls)---
wife to unite in mortgage of exempt property, etc., 1106.
of mechanics' lien, 1240.
appointment, term, etc., 1187.
office consolidated, etc., act Mar. 3, 1911; 36 Stat., 1003.
guilty of embezzlement, when, 838.
lien of, when, etc., 1619, 1620.
notice of sale of goods, 1620.
possession at issue, 1621.
shall deliver goods upon order of the court, 1621.
WAREHOUSE RECEIPTS IN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA—
act to make uniform the laws of, p. 419.
adverse title, etc., p. 424.
altered receipts, effect of, p. 422.
effect of, etc., pp. 423, 431.
charges must be stated on receipts, p. 425.
counter claims, time for delivery, p. 423.
form of receipts, prescribed, p. 420.
goods, commingled, liability of common carrier, p. 424.
indorser not a guarantor, p. 429.
issuing of fraudulent, etc.,
how satisfied, pp. 425, 426.
WAREHOUSE RECEIPTS IN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-Continued.
negotiable and nonnegotiable receipts, definition of, pp. 420-422, 425.
obligations and rights of warehousemen, etc., pp. 421, 423.
rights of person to whom receipt has been transferred, pp. 428, 429.
effect of, p. 427.
warranties on sale of receipt, p. 429.
who may negotiate a receipt, p. 428.
against criminals, may issue on Sundays and holidays, 9.
to search suspected premises, when issued, 911, 878e.
covenant by grantor in deed conveying real estate, effect of, 506.
right to fines and forfeitures not affected, etc., 48.
action by joint tenant or tenant in common for, 1622.
disposition of, taken from persons unlawfully carrying, 856.
permit to carry, when, etc., 855.
selling to minors forbidden, etc., 857.
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES (see pamphlet: Laws of Weights and Measures).
offense of poisoning, 803.
offense of keeping unprotected (30 Stat., 923).
lien for constructing, etc., 1259.
WIDOW (see Dower)—
dower to be set aside before sale of estate, etc., 149.
share in husband's personal estate, 374 et seq.
WIFE (see also Married women)—
conveyance by husband in case of insanity or absence of, 1165.
husband may convey property to, 1152.
maiden name may be restored on divorce, 979.
maintenance of, may be ordered by court, 980 (see act Mar. 23, 1906, 34 Stat., 86,
may testify in proceedings for or against husband, 1068.
property rights of, etc., with respect to husband, 1151-1177.
admitted to probate, when, 134.
proof of execution necessary, 135.
appearance of persons interested in, at probate, 133.
appointment of trustee to sell lands under devise for paying debts, etc., 94, 326.
bequests for religious, etc., purposes, when invalid, 1635.
caveat, filing of, 136, 137.
caveat raising issues to be determined before probate of, etc., 136.
general devise, what passes under, etc., 1623–1635.
judgment of probate conclusive evidence of validity, etc., 144.
mutilation of, penalty for, 830.
nuncupative, valid, when, 1634.
of personal property, witnesses, etc., 137, 1626.
original, to be exhibited to nonresident attesting witnesses, etc.,
perpetuities or uses not to be created by, etc., 1023.
powers executed valid, when, 1629, 1633.
proof on probate of, 119, 131, 135.
proof of, may be taken by probate court, etc., 119, 1071.
proof of after grant of administration, 290.
proved after grant of letters, effect of, 135, 290.
provision as to trial of issues, etc., not applicable to those probated before June
8, 1898, 141.
provision in, for paying debts not to prevent running of statute, 1265.
record copy, evidence, 1071.
real estate after acquired, to pass by, 1628.
revocation of probate for cause, etc., 119, 1626, 1627.
secretion of, 830.
testimony of attesting witnesses when infirm, etc., 132.
testimony of nonresident attesting witnesses, etc., 26, 132, 922, 1060.
trust, declaration of, 1118.
trustee, appointment of by, 326.
trustee, powers of, to sell, 324–326.
validity of, after probate not to be impeached collaterally, 117.
what estates created by, 502, 1025.
affidavit of, in attachment, 445, 450.
attesting wills, evidence of, when nonresident, 132.
commission to take depositions de bene esse, 26, 132, 144, 922, 1060.
compulsory attendance before officer taking deposition, 1058, 1073.
contradictory statements of in re, 1073a.
court officers not entitled to fee, 1114.
discharge of defendant, for purpose of testifying, 921.
fees of, 920, 1114.
husband and wife may testify against each other, 1068.
in attachment when debt is not due, 450.
in police court, 48.
judge of municipal court may compel attendance of, 25.
physician's testimony, 1073.
probate court may issue permission for taking depositions of nonresident, 144.
production of, on behalf of defendant in criminal case, 920.
when living abroad, 1058.
to will, number of, etc., 131, 132, 1626.
WOMAN (see Married women)-
false charge of unchastity, offense of, 818.
may be admitted to practice in Supreme Court, United States, p. 465.
bank, bearer, bill, 1304.
executor to include administrator, etc., page 3.
gender, words importing masculine, what to include, page 3.
insane persons, etc., what to include, page 3.
number, importing singular and plural, page 3.
person, applicable to partnerships and corporations, page 3.
reasonable time, 1304.
used in negotiable instruments defined, 1304.
deduction of imprisonment for good conduct, 937.
forging or imitating, forbidden, offense of, etc., page 879.
defined, 904, 1304.
concealment or alteration of, offense of, 840.
execution of Revised Statutes United States, 911.
over printed matter in instruments prevails, 1321.
of personalty in, can not be varied by words (61 Md. Rep., 208).
penalty for stealing, 840.
penalty for obtaining by fraud, instruments of, 842.
penalty for publishing false, 843.
alias, issue of, in cases of execution, 1075.
amendments of, may be allowed, 399. (Kittys Rep., 268.)
court of appeals may issue, 227, 230.
de lunatico inquirendo shall issue from equity court, 115a.
issuance of, by municipal court (R. S. D. C.), 1003.
of error, provision in allowing (23 Stat., 443).
of error, in appeals from police court, 227.
of error, in appeals from court of appeals, 233, p. 465.
of replevin, form of, etc., 13-17.
of scire facias, when to be issued, 43, 1086, 1215.