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17th section acceptance action actual receipt afterwards agent agreed agreement Allen ascer assent assumpsit authority Bank Barb bargain Bayley bill of exchange bill of lading bind Blackburn bought and sold bought note broker Brown buyer cargo chaser chattel Chitty Contr cited Clark common law contract of sale Cush Davis decided decision defendant defendant's delivered delivery effect emblements exchequer exchequer of pleas executory fact Figures refer free on board Gray infant intention invoice Johnson Jones judges jury L. J. Ex labor letter livered Lord Ellenborough Maine Manuf Mass ment mistake nonsuit offer opinion owner paid parol parol evidence parties pass payment plaintiff possession principle purchaser quantity question refer to Sections rule sell seller sent ship signature signed Smith sold notes statute of frauds sufficient thing sold tion tract transfer trover valid vendee vendor vest Wend writing
Page 138 - ... shall be allowed to be good, except the buyer shall accept part of the goods so sold and actually receive the same, or give something in earnest to bind the bargain, or in part...
Page 855 - Such notice may be given either to the person in actual possession of the goods or to his principal. In the latter case the notice, to be effectual, must be given at such time and under such circumstances that the principal, by the exercise of reasonable diligence, may communicate it to his servant or agent in time to prevent a delivery to the buyer.
Page 12 - ... behalf of the owner of the property, or his executor or administrator, and convicted thereof, in such case the property shall be restored to the owner or his representative ; and...
Page 772 - The rule of law is clear, that where one by his words or conduct wilfully causes another to believe in the existence of a certain state of things, and induces him to act on that belief •o as to alter his own previous position, the former is concluded from averring against the latter a different state of things, as existing at the same time...
Page 824 - ... such person shall be entitled to stand in the place of the creditor, and to use all the remedies, and, if need be, and upon a proper indemnity, to use the name of the creditor, in any action or other proceeding, at law or in equity, in order to obtain from the principal debtor...
Page 870 - ... such as may fairly and reasonably be considered either arising naturally — ie, according to the usual course of things, from such breach of contract itself — or such as may reasonably be supposed to have been in the contemplation of both parties at the time they made the contract, as the probable result of the breach of it.
Page 117 - No action shall be brought whereby to charge any executor or administrator, upon any special promise, to answer damages out of his own estate ; or whereby to charge the defendant upon any special promise to answer for the debt, default, or miscarriage of another person...
Page 431 - That no action shall be brought whereby to charge any person upon or by reason of any representation or assurance made or given concerning or relating to the character, conduct, credit, ability, trade, or dealings of any other person, to the intent or purpose that such other person may obtain credit, money, or goods upon, unless such representation or assurance be made in writing, signed by the party to be charged therewith.