Synopsis of Mercantile Laws: With an Appendix: Containing the Most Approved Forms of Notarial and Commercial Precedents, Special and Common, Required in the Daily Transaction of Business, by Merchants, Traders, Notaries, Attornies, &c
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A. B. and C. D. A. B. his executors administrators and assigns administrators or assigns apprentice assignees as aforesaid authorise award belonging bill of exchange bills of lading bond bottomry C. D. and E. F. C. D. of &c cargo charges charter party concerning constitute and appoint copartners copartnership covenant creditors damages date hereof debts deceased declare discharge doth hereby due and owing E. F. and G. H. execute executors and administrators executors or administrators freight hand and seal hath heirs hereafter indenture insured joint trade lawful attorney loss master mentioned merchant monies notary public owners paid partner payable payment person or persons persons whomsoever port premises presents protest receipt recover and receive respective river Thames ship or vessel sum and sums sum or sums sums of money thereof trade or business true and lawful unto vessel called voyage WHEREAS
Page 256 - BE IT KNOWN THAT as well in own name as for and in the name and names of all and every other person or persons to whom the same doth, may, or shall appertain, in part or in all...
Page 258 - NB — Corn, fish, salt, fruit, flour, and seed are warranted free from average, unless general, or the ship be stranded — sugar, tobacco, hemp, flax, hides and skins are warranted free from average, under five pounds per cent., and all other goods, also the ship and freight, are warranted free from average, under three pounds per cent, unless general, or the ship be stranded.
Page 256 - Part thereof; and in case of any Loss or Misfortune, it shall be lawful to the Assured, their Factors, Servants, and Assigns, to sue, labour, and travel for, in and about the Defence, Safeguard and Recovery of the said Goods and Merchandises and Ship, Ac., or any Part thereof, without Prejudice to this Insurance; to the Charges whereof we, the Assurers, will contribute, each one according to the Rate and Quantity of his sum herein assured.
Page 257 - And it is agreed by us, the insurers, that this writing or policy of assurance shall be of as much force and effect as the surest writing or policy of assurance heretofore made in Lombard Street, or in the Royal Exchange, or elsewhere in London.
Page 153 - To which Payment well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, and each of us, our, and each of our Heirs, Executors and Administrators jointly and severally, firmly by these Presents.
Page 257 - ... surprisals, takings at sea, arrests, restraints, and detainments of all kings, princes, and people, of what nation, condition, or quality soever...