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action Affirmed agent agreed alleged amended amount answer appellant appellee assignment attorney avers bank bond cause chancellor chancery appeals chancery court charge circuit court claim Coffee county complainant contract county court court of chancery court of equity creditors Cullen debt deceased decree deed of trust defendant defendant's dismissed entitled equity error evidence executed facts favor fendant filed fraud fund Giddens held Henry Rhoades homestead interest issue Judge judgment jury Knox county land liability lien Llano county loan lots Melasky ment mortgage opinion paid parties payment petition plainant plaintiff plaintiff in error plea plea in abatement pleadings possession proof purchase question record Rhea county road says secure signed sold statute sued suit supreme court testator testified testimony thereof tion tract transaction usury W. J. Rhoades wife witness
Page 128 - At the close of the plaintiff's case, and again at the close of the whole case, the...
Page 167 - ... want of care in the preparation of the cause for trial ; or of attendance thereon with his witnesses : and for the mismanagement of so much of the conduct of a cause, as is usually and ordinarily allotted to his department of the profession. Whilst, on the other hand, he is not answerable for error in judgment, upon points of new occurrence, or of nice or doubtful construction, or of such as are usually intrusted to men in the higher branch of the profession of the law.
Page 123 - Hence the trademark must either by itself, or by association, point distinctively to the origin or ownership of the article to which it is applied. The reason of this is that unless it does, neither can he who first adopted it be injured by any appropriation or imitation of it by others, nor can the public be deceived.
Page 233 - A widow shall be endowed of the third part of all the lands whereof her husband was seized of an estate of inheritance at any time during the marriage, unless she shall have lawfully released her right thereto.
Page 42 - IT shall be lawful for any married Woman, by herself, and in her name, Or in the name of any third person, with his assenf, as her trustee, to cause to be insured, for her sole use, the life of her husband...
Page 39 - The value of any real or personal property so advanced, shall be deemed to be that, if any, which was acknowledged by the child by an instrument in writing; otherwise it must be estimated according to the worth of the property when given.
Page 34 - ... or suffer themselves to be addressed by any other person, on any subject of the trial, and that it is their duty not to form or express an opinion thereon until the case is finally submitted to them.
Page 34 - The jury must also, at each adjournment of the court, whether permitted to separate or kept in charge of officers, be admonished by the court, that it is their duty not to converse among themselves on any subject connected with the trial, or to form or express any opinion thereon, until the cause is finally submitted to them.