Instructions for Agents

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Page 26 - Keep matches in metal boxes, and out of the reach of children ; wax matches are particularly dangerous, and should be kept out of the way of rats and mice...
Page 27 - HULES. 1. When two buildings, having no interior communication, are offered for insurance, a specific sum must be insured on each, and in like manner on property in each ; — but two buildings, having interior communication, and occupied by the same person, may be considered as one building. 2. When a building, or two or more buildings communicating are occupied by two or more tenants, either of whom requires the hazardous or extra-hazardous privilege, the other tenants, as well as each of the buildings,...
Page 51 - Holladay, against loss or damage by fire to the amount of five thousand dollars," of which sum, four thousand dollars was on one-half interest in the Clarendon Hotel, in Portland, Oregon, and one thousand dollars on a like interest in the furniture in the hotel building ; and, the policy being reformed, for a decree for the amount insured with interest from the time when the loss...
Page 24 - ... liable for a sum greater than such portion as the sum hereby re-insured bears to the whole sum insured on the property by the company re-insured, (56) and in case of loss, this company to pay pro rata proportion at the same time, manner and form as the company re-insured.
Page 26 - ... or placed upon any portion of the woodwork in a stable, manufactory, shop, or any other place ; never enter a barn or stable at night with an uncovered light ; never take an open light to examine a gasmeter ; do not put gas or other lights near curtains ; never take a light into a closet ; do not read in bed, either by candle or lamp light.
Page 53 - November, 1852, issued in favor of the petitioners an open policy of insurance, whereby, in consideration of such sums of money as should thereafter be endorsed on said policy, the Company agreed to insure plaintiff* against loss or damage by fire to the amount of such sums of money as should thereafter be endorsed on said policy...

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