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RHODE ISLAND, abstract of laws relating to Sale is not necessarily complete on the como
collection and recovery of debts in, 743.

pletion of some time agreed on, or hap-
chattel mortgages regulated by statute in,

pening of some event, 121.
661.

can be done, of chattels or goods not in
number of witnesses to wills necessary in, existence, 121.
789.

is none, but for a price that is certain or

capable of being made so, 121.
mechanics' liens, abstract of law of, 771.

when once effected, the buyer has a right
Rights, of action growing out of agency, 215,

to possession, on payment, 121.
of the firm against third parties, 240.

when avoided by mistake, or defect in
of creditors in respect to partnership

subject matter, 124.
funds, 241.
of seamen in sickness, 351.

when many things bought at one, right of
of seamen to be brought home, 352.

buyer as to refusing a part without all,
and duties, of maker of negotiable paper,

125.

buyer may have right of re-delivery by
179.
and duties of holder of negotiable paper,

terms of bargain, 126.

with warranty, 128.
179.
and duties of indorser, 191, 192.

of one's business, when good, when void,
and duties of acceptors, 195.

133.
RISK, common sea, 340.

of notes, when amounting to usury, 306.
parties may agree as to, 388.

of ships, how regulated, 321.
when terminated, 395, 396.

when made by master under necessity,
rules concerning “hazardous,” 410, 411.

proceeds must be accounted for by in-
Rules, in respect to passage-money, analogous

sured, 399.
to those of freight, 334.

SALVAGE, what constitutes, 342, 343.
regulating salvage, 344.

how enforced, 343.

proceedings for, 343.
governing collision, 349.
for steam vessels when meeting others,

what proportion of value for, 344, 345.

how distributed among salvors, 345.
349.
of pilots, 353.

SALVORS, who are, 343.
concerning “hazardous” risks, 410, 411.

passenger may be, 344.

Seal, of deed, is what, 441.
S.

notarial, evidence of dishonor of foreign
Sacrifice, in average, how justified, 341.

bill, 186.
SALE, is to be immediately followed by pay. Seamen, rights of, in sickness, 351.

ment and delivery, unless otherwise discharge of, without consent, 352.
agreed upon, 117.

if discharged without their consent, have
is made when the agreement is made, 117. a right to be brought home, 352.
what constitutes a, 116.

desertion of, how punished, 353.
distinction between agreement and, 116. punishment of, 353.
every actual, is an executed contract, SEAWORTHINESS, warranty of, 381, 382.

though payment may remain to be standard for, 382.
made, 116.

Seller, has a lien on goods for payment,
executory contract for, is not a present,
116.

may resell goods on notice given the buyer,
of goods, in exchange thereof for money, if the buyer does not pay in a reasonable
116.

time, 118.
when bargain does, or does not become a, cannot sell and give good title, if he has
117.

only right of possession, 119.
is made when the agreement is made, 117. liability of, as to keeping goods, 122.
is not complete so long as something re- obligation of, as to delivery, 122, 123.

mains to be done to the goods by the may annul a sale he was induced to make
seller, 118-120.

by fraud, 126.

118.

of, 254.

Seller not necessarily bound by receipt in STATUTES, as distinguished from commor
deed, 446.

law, 27.
SHERIFF, as to levy and sale by, of partner provisions respecting seamen, 350.
ship interests, 232.

of frauds, purpose, and provisions, 142-
SHIPS, are personal property, 318.

147
registration of, 318, 320.

STAY LAWS, abstract of in all the States, 705.
transfer of, should be followed by posses- STOPPAGE IN TRANSITU, 134.
sion, 322.

exists only in actual insolvency, 134.
what is meant by, in passing property by must be effected by seller, 135.
sale of, 322.

hindered by possession of buyer, actual or
have a lien on goods for the freight, 330. constructive, 135.
when repaired, contribution for, 337.

barred by bona fide sale by buyer, 135.
transfer of property in, 321, 322.

a seller exercising right of, does not re.
conveyances of, recorded, 321.

scind the sale, but holds the goods as
mortgagee of, in possession, liable as property of the buyer, 136.
owner, 325.

SUBMISSION, to arbitrators, may be revoked
employment of, by owner, 327-334.

by either party before award made,
SHIPPER, cannot abandon goods for freight so 254.
long as they are in specie, 333.

other party has damages for revocation
9HIPPING, articles of, 350.
llHip-OWNER, may let his ship to others, 334. SUBSCRIPTION PAPERS, law as to them, 100.

must pay for goods lost by his fault, or SURVEY OF VESSELS, when ordered, 351.

the fault of his ship, 334.
Pihip's-HUSBAND, is commonly part-owner,

T.
324.

Tenancy by the curtesy, a law-term, exo
powers of, 324.

plained, 37.
SIGNATURE, to agreement, when it may be in Tender, what constitutes a good, 147.
any part of the paper, 146

lawful, and payment in court, is a good
to negotiable paper, how it may be writ- defence to action for debt, 148.
ten, 169.

TENNESSEE, law as to rights of married
SINGLE WOMEN, how their property may be women in, 55.
put safely under trust, and secured to

days of grace allowed and legal holidays
them, in view of their marriage, 60.

in, 206.
SOUTH CAROLINA, law as to rights of mar- statute of limitations in, 296.
ried women in, 55.

usury laws of, 311.
days of grace allowed and legal holidays number of witnesses and acknowledgmen!
in, 206.

required to deeds of land executed in,
statute of limitations in, 295.

541.
usury laws of, 311.

abstract of laws relating to collection and
number of witnesses and acknowledgment recovery of debts in, 746.

required to deeds of land executed in, chattel mortgages regulated by statute in,
541.

662.
abstract of laws relating to collection and number of witnesses to wills necessary in,
recovery of debts in, 744.

789.
chattel mortgages regulated by statute in, mechanics' liens, abstract of law of, 772.
661.

TERMINI, of voyage and risk, 394-396.
number of witnesses to wills necessary in, must be distinctly stated, 394.
789.

Texas, law as to rights of married women
mechanics' liens, abstract of law of, 771. in, 56.
SPECIFICATIONS, should accompany building days of grace allowed, and legal holidays
contracts, 92.

in, 206.
STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS. See LIMITA- statute of limitations in, 296.

usury laws of, 311.

TIONS.

in, 542.

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Texas, number of witnesses and acknowledg., UTAH, chattel mortgages regulated by statute
ments required in deeds of land executed in, 662.

number of witnesses to wills necessary in,
abstract of laws relating to collection and 789.
recovery of debts in, 747.

mechanics' liens, abstract of law of, 772.
chattel mortgages regulated by statute in,

v.
662.
number of witnesses to wills necessary in, VALUE RECEIVED, effect of these words in
789.

negotiable paper, 178.
mechanics' liens, abstract of law of, 772. VALUE of insured goods, how determined, 374.
THINGS IN Action, a law-term, explained, 38. VALUATION, how applied to insured property,
THINGS IN POSSESSION, a law-term, ex: 372, 373.
plained, 38.

in, 57

542.

how understood in fire policies, 422.
Title, does not pass by sale to a fraudulent mutual companies require a valuation es.
party, 127.

pressed, 422.
Torts, this word in law means wrongs, and determined what the insurers must pay in
includes all wrong.doing, 32.

case of total loss, 423.
are what, 301.

VERMONT, law as to rights of married women
Trade, contraband, 391.
prohibited, 391.

days of grace allowed, and legal holidays
TRADE-MARKS, protected; and sundry provi. in, 206.
sions of the statute respecting them,

statute of limitations in, 297.
and how they should be described and usury laws of, 311.
recorded, given in full, 689.

number of witnesses and acknowledgment
Yrial, for salvage, how had, 345.

required to deeds of land executed in,
TRUSTEE PROCESS. See RECOVERY OF
Debts.

abstract of laws relating to collection and
TRUSTEES, a law-term, explained, 60.

recovery of debts in, 749.
cannot buy trust property, 219.

chattel mortgages regulated by statute in,
may insure against fire, 415.

662.

number of witnesses to wills necssary in,
U.

790.
USAGE, when held unreasonable, 76.

mechanics' liens, abstract of law of, 773.
of fire insurance companies, when admit Vessels, in danger of collision, duties of, 349.
ted, 407.

VIRGINIA, law as to rights of married women
USURY, what is meant by, 300.

in, 57.
law in regard to, 301.

days of grace allowed, and legal holidays
Usury, what is necessary to constitute, 301, in, 206.
302.

statute of limitations in, 297.
contract for, wholly void, 302.

usury laws of, 311.
when sale of notes amounts to, 306, 307. number of witnesses and acknowledgment

abstract of the law of in all the States, 308. to deeds of land executed in, 542.
OTAH, law as to rights of married women in, abstract of laws relating to collection and
56.

recovery of debts in, 750.
days of grace allowed, and legal holidays chattel mortgages regulated by statute in,

662.
statute of limitations in, 297.

number of witnesses to wills necessary in,
usury law of, 311.

790.
number of witnesses and acknowledgment mechanics' liens, abstract of law of, 773

required to deeds of lands executed in, VOYAGE, in respect to charter-party, 336.
542.

what is the proper course for, 392.
abstract of laws relating to collection and unnecessary protraction of, is a deviation,
recovery of debts, in, 748.

393.

in, 206.

Voyage may be changed for purpose of sav-

ing life, 393.
new voyage substituted for one agreed on

is a deviation, 393.
policy never attaches on an entirely new,

394.
ship may visit several ports by permission,

on the, 393.
where and when terminated, 394.

WASHINGTON, number of witnesses and

acknowledgment required to deeds of

land executed in, 542.
abstract of laws relating to collection and

recovery of debts in, 751.
chattel mortgages, regulated by statute in,

662.
number of witnesses to wills necessary in,

790.

mechanics' liens, abstract of law of, 773.
West VIRGINIA, law as to rights of married
women in,

51.
days of grace allowed, and legal holidays,

in, 207.
statute of limitations in, 298.
usury laws of, 311.
number of witnesses and acknowledgment

required to deeds of land executed in,

W.

542.

Wages of seamen, how regulated, 351.

who may insure, 376.

of mariners, not insurable, 376.
WAIVER of fraud, when action is brought to

enforce the contract, 128.
WARRANTY, general, particular, limited, ex-

press, or implied, 128.
mere declaration of opinion is not, 128.
breach of, does not always authorize buyer

to return, 130.
provisions sold are always held to be sold

with, 131.
what is held to constitute, 128-131.
seller of goods in possession is understood

as selling with warranty of title, 130.
thing sold for special purpose is sold with

implied, 130.
held not to apply where an ascertained

article is bought, 130.
bill of sale,describing articles sold amounts

to, 131.
express, in policy, 379.
breach of, 380.
subjects of express, 380.
of sailing, 380.
of neutrality, 380.
implied, 381.
of seaworthiness, 381.
and representation, 417.
part of contract of insurance, 417.
may be of the present or of the future, 418.
continuing, 418.
in case of life-insurance, 435.
deed, clauses in, 447.
in quit-claim deed, 447.

effect of, on subsequent grantees, 448.
WASHINGTON, law as to rights of married

women in, 57.
days of grace allowed, and legal holidays

in, 307
statute of limitations in, 298.
usury laws of, 311.

abstract of laws relating to collection and

recovery of debts in, 753.
chattel mortgages regulated by statute in,

663.
number of witnesses to wills necessary in,

790.

mechanics' liens, abstract of law of, 774.
WIFE, may

be an agent of her husband,
59.
is his agent, with authority to make pw.

chases on his account, for proper do

mestic purposes, 59.
loses this authority if she needlessly leaves

his house, 59.
if she leaves his house because of his cru.

elty, she carries with her his authority
to make purchases or contracts for her

proper support, 59.
if she carries on trade as a single woman

when is the husband liable, 59.
when the assent of, is necessary to pass

real estate, 444.
effect of, joining in deed with husband,

449, 450.
Wills, the law of, with forms and directions

for making and executing, 776.
WISCONSIN, law as to rights of married

women in, 58.
days of grace allowed, and legal holidays

in, 207
statute of limitations in, 298.
usury laws of, 311. :
number of witnesses and acknowledgment

required to deeds of land executed in,

542.

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