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PICKUP, DOROTHY ANN, Old Kent rd. April 12, Arkcoll & Cockell, Tooley st CHURCHILL, SIDNEY JOHN, Bridgwater, Wine Merchant. Bridgwater. Pet Southwark

March 15. Ord March 15 REE, HERMANN, Addison gdns, Kensington, Gent. April 14. Enfield & Son COTTON, JOHN LEWIS, Blackpill, nr Swansea, Gent. Swansea. Pet March 14. Nottingham

Ord March 14
ROBINSON, JOHN, Scarborough, Esq. July 1. Turnbull & Co, Scarborough DAVIDSON, SAMUEL HALL, Carlisle, out of business. Carlisle. Pet March 15.

Ord March 15
ROWLAND, WILLIAM HENRY, Croydon, Surrey, Solicitor. April 30. Rowland &
Co, Croydon

DENNIS. CHARLES, Marwood, Devon, Farmer. Barnstaple. Pet March 2. Ord

March 15 SAUNDERS, ANNE, Dorset gdns, Brighton. April 18. Boxall, Brighton

DICKINSON, LUKE, jun, Hoyland Nether, Yorks, Butcher. Barnsley. Pet March SHIRREFF, OCTAVIUS LANGFORD, St Margaret's Mansions, Victoria st, West

14. Ord March 14 minster, Share Dealer. April 13. Morley & Shirreff, Old Broad st, Lndon DODWORTH, ALBERT, Sheffield, Knife Manufacturer. Sheffield. Pet March 15. SHORT, CAROLINE SOPHIA, Hastings. April 14. Robinson & Co, Lincoln's inn Ord March 15 fields

ELLICOTT, WILLIAM RENDELL, Topsham, Devon, Innkeeper. Exeter. Pet STANBRIDGE. LYDIA. Copthorne, Surrey. April 6. Wontner & Sons, St Paul's March 14. Ord March 14 chbrs, Ludgate hill

GARBUTT, WILLIAM, Wass, nr Oswaldkirk, Yorks, Farmer. Northallerton. Pet STEEL, DAVID, Bromley, Kent. April 30. Grundy & Co, Queen Victoria st

March 14. Ord March 14 TOMLINSON, FRANCES, Ashbourne, Derby, Widow. June 24. Alderson & Co

GOODHILL, CHARLES, Sawdon, Yorks, Blacksmith. Scarborough. Pet March 3.

Ord March 16
Sheffield
VICKERS, MARIANN, Bridgnorth, Salop. April 13. Warren, Market Drayton

GRIFFITHS, EDMUND, Bristol, Carpenter. Bristol. Pet March 14. Ord March 14 VOWLER, HARRIETT, Pyworthy, Devon. April 9. Cooke, New inn, Strand

HANCOCK, HENRY JOSEPH, East India Dock, Veterinary Surgeon. High Court.

Pet Feb 12. Ord March 16 WRIGHT, CAROLINE JANE, Avenue ter, Eastbourne. May 3. Emanuel & Sim HOLMES, GEORGE, Sheffield, Fruiterer. Sheffield. Pet March 14. Ord March 14 monds, Finsbury circus

HOWEY, JANE CATHERINE, Warkworth, Northumberland, Grocer. Newcastle London Gazette.- TUESDAY, March 15.

on Tyne. Pet March 14. Ord March 14 ATKINSON, THOMAS FOSTER, Oxford st, Stepney. April 25. Atkinson, Wood

HYDES, SAMUEL, Dudley, Licensed Victualler. Dudley. Pet March 14. Ord

March 14 ford BULLER, SPENCER WELLINGTON, Cheltenham, Captain. April 13. Ticehurst &

JONES, DAVID, Aberystwith, Innkeeper. Aberystwith. Pet March 16. Ord

March 16
Sons, Cheltenham
COOPER, EMMA, Wigan, Lancaster. April 7. Cooper, Wigan

JONES, JOHN LLEWELLYN, Newport, Mon, Steam Tug Owner. Newport, Mon.

Pe March 14. Ord March 14 COSGROVE, RICHARD, Ancoats, Mancnester, Cabinet Maker. April 12. Walley, JONES, THOMAS, Lithfaen, Pwllheli, Carnarvonshire, Quarry Manager. Bangor.

Manchester DRING, ALFRED, South Norwood pk, Surrey, Butler. Apr 14. Herbert & Co, Kolk, ROBERT, Sutton cum Lound, Nottinghamshire, Farmer. Lincoln. Pet

March 14. Ord March 14 FIELDING, ROBERT SAMUEL, Copthorn, Surrey, Farmer. Mar 26. Hogan & KING, EDWARD, Rye, Sussex, Coachbuilder. Hastings Pet March 15. Ord Hughes, Martin's lane, Cannon st

March 15 FITZSTEPHENS, JOHN, Freemantle, Southampton Clerk. Feb 10. Algar, Ab

KIRKPATRICK, JAMES, Nottingham, Draper. Nottingham. Pet March 3. Ord church lane

March 15 FRASER, GERTRUDE ELEONORA EMILIE, Palace houses, Bayswater hill. Apr 20. LAKEMAN, HARRY HAMPSHIRE, King's Cross rd, Printer. High Court. Pet GRANT, FRANCIS THOMAS HOPE, Melton Mowbray, Esq. May 1. Davidson & Co, LEE, ALFRED TIMOTHY, Stroud, Fruiterer. Gloucester. Pet March 16. Ord GREEN, WILLIAM EASTWOOD, Eccles, Lancaster, Licensed Victualler. May 16. LEE, HENRY, Shipley, Yorks, Mason. Bradford. Pet March 15. Ord March 15 HAGGIE, PETER, Newcastle upon Tyne, Ropemaker. May 1. Steel, Sunderland

MILLS, MICHAEL, Ordnance rd, St John's Wood, Carpenter. High Court. Pet

March 16. Ord March 16 HARVEY, JANE, Hastings. Apr 16. Meadows & Elliott, Hastings

MORGAN, GEORGE, Swansea, Builder. Swansea. Pet March 14. Ord March 14 HAWKINS, REBECCA, Beverley, York. April 20. Barker, Hull

MORGAN, GEORGE RICHARD, Ford, nr Shrewsbury, Butcher. Shrewsbury. Pet

March 15, Ord March 16 HEATH, MARTIN, Heathfield, Crewe, Chester, Esq. June 24. Cooke, Crewe MORGAN, JOHN, Llangwrig, Montgomeryshire, Farmer. Newtown. Pet March HILLIER. WILLIAM GIBSON, Blackheath, Kent, Esq. April 23. Lamb & Co,

4. Ord March 15 Odiham

MURTAGH, MICHAEL, Birmingham, Provision Dealer. Birmingham. Pet March HUSSEY. RICHARD CHARLES, Harbledown, nr Canterbury, Esq. April 12. Law

10. Ord March 14 & Co, New sq, Lincoln's inn

NEALE, THOMAS, Kingston upon Hull, Smack Owner. Kingston upon Hull. Pet LUTCHINSON, HARRIET, Halifax. April 30. Wavell & Co, Halifax

March 16. Ord March 16 LACY, RICHARD WALTER, United Service Club, Pall Mall, General. May 5.

NEWBROOK, HENRY, Madeley, Salop, Nurseryman. Madeley, Shropshire. Pet

March 14. Ord March 14
Tourle, Southampton bldngs, Chancery lane
OAKEY, JOHN. Westminster Bridge rd, Emery cluth Manufacturer. April 20.

PALFREYMAN, JOSEPH, Sheffield, Wheelwright. Chesterfield. Pet March 15.
Stock. Queen Victoria st

Ord March 15 POOLMAN, HENRY JAMES, New Swindon, Wilts, Master Tailor. May 1. Wise,

PORTLOCK, EDWIN, Balsall Heath, Worcester, Stationer. Birmingham. Pet Bristol

March 16. Ord March 16 PROWETT, NEVIL HORATIO EDWOOD, St. John's Wood rd, Esq. May 1. Dalston

PREEDY, JOHN, Southampton, China Dealer. Southampton. Pet March 14.

Ord March 14
Piccadilly
RIGBY, ANNE, Cheltenham. April 13. Ticehurst & Sons, Cheltenham

RADFORD, ROBERT JOB, Bridgwater, Potter. Bridgwater. Pet March 16. Ord

March 16 RIGBY, MARTHA, Cheltenham. April 13. Ticehurst & Sons, Cheltenham

REES, WILLIAM HARRY, Neath, Auctioneer. Neath. Pet March 14. Ord SHAIRP, STEPHEN FRANCIS, Southsea, Esq. April 10. Richardson & Sadler, REICHFIELD, ELKIN, Goodge st, Tottenham ct rd, Tailor. High Court. Pet SHEPPARD. HENRY, Southampton, Accountant. April 22.

March 16. Ord March 16

Hickman & Son, Southampton

RIDDELL, JOHN, Newcastle on Tyne, Auctioneer. Newcastle on Tyne. Pet SHEWARD, THEOPHILUS, West Bromwich, Butcher. May 1. Burton, Birmingham

March 16. Ord March 16

ROWELL, WILLIAM HANNAY, Murray st, Camden sq, Builder. High Court. Pet SWINDIN, JAMES, Walkley, Sheffield, Cutler. May 11. Wake & Co, Sheffield

March 14. Ord March 14 TAYLOR, THOMAS, Lees, Ashton under Lyne, Cotton Spinner. May 2. Tweedale

SABLOFSKY, JOSEPH, and YMAN FRIEDMAN, Leeds, Leather Dealers. Leed.3. & Co, Oldham

Pet March 14. 'Ord March 14 THOMPSON, MARY WARREN, Weston super Mare. May 16. Wrentmore, Bedford

SELF, FREDERICK GEORGE, Bedhill, Surrey, Trainer of Race Horses. Croydon.

Pet March 16. Ord March 16
SMITH, HENRY, Halesworth, Pork Butcher. Gt Yarmouth. Pet March 16. Ord

March 16
STEVENS, EDWARD, Swansea, Coppersmith. Swansea. Pet March 16. Ord

March 16

STEWART, ROBERT ALEXANDER, and JOHN STEWART, New Brunswick, Canada, WARNING TO INTENDING HOUSE PURCHASERS AND LESSEES.–Before purchasing

Merchants. High Court. Pet March 15. Ord March 15 or renting a house have the Sanitary arrangements thoroughly examined by an

SWEENEY, JOHN, Bolton, Lancs, Farm Bailiff. Bolton. Pet March 14. Ord

March 14 mírster (Estab. 1875), who also undertake the Ventilation of Offices, &c.—[ADVT.] expert from The Sanitary Engineering & Ventilation Co , 115. Victoria-st., West THOMAS, JOHN, Llanfairisgaer, Carnarvon, Mariner. Bangor. Pet March 14.

Ord March 14 FURNISH ON NORMAN & STACEY'S SYSTEM; No Deposit ; 1.2, or 3 years credit;

UNDERHAY, SAMUEL JOHN, and CHARLES MARIUS LOVENDAHL, Rochester pl, 60 wholesale firms. Offices, 79, Queen Victoria-st., E.O. Branches at 121, Pall

Kentish Town, Pianoforte Manufacturers. High Court. Pet March 14. Mall, S.W., & 9. Liverpool-st., E.C. Goods delivered free.-[ADVT.

Ord March 15
VINE, JOSEPH, Portland rd, South Norwood, Butcher's Assistant. High Court.

Pet March 15. Ord March 15
WALLINGTON, JOHN, Barrow in Furness, Baker. Ulverston and Barrow in Fur-

ness. Pet March 12. Ord March 12
WARTTIG, EDWARD, Southport, Pork Butcher. Liverpool. Pet March 14. Ord
March 14

Pet BANKRUPTCY NOTICES.

WEST, WILLIAM ORR. Mansfield, Nottingham, Plumber. Nottingham.

March 11. Ord March 11
London Gazette.-FRIDAY, March 18.

WHITEHEAD, THOMAS, Stapleford, Nottingham, Licensed Victualler. Notting

ham. Pet March 14. Ord March 14 RECEIVING ORDERS.

WILLCOCKS, ROBERT, and AGNES BISHOP, Aldersgate st, Mantle Manufacturers. ANDERSON, FREDERICK, Norwich, Licensed Victualler. Norwich. Pet March 14.

High Court. Pet March 16. Ord March 16

WOOLLEY, SAMUEL, sen, Birmingham, Iron Merchant. Birmingham. Pet March ARCHER, HENRY ERNEST, Manchester. Salford. Pet Jan 28. Ord March 16

15. Ord March 15 BAKER, ALFRED BATH, Ealing green, Ealing, Builder. High Court. Pet Dec 13.

WRIGHT, WILLIAM, Horncastle, Lincoln, Joiner. Lincoln. Pet March 15. Ord

March 15 BAILEY, GEORGE, Nottingham, Marine Store Dealer. Nottingham. Pet March

WYNN, CHARLES CADWALDER, and WALTER CHARLES WYNN, Nottingham, Plas

terers. Nottingham. Pet March 14. Ord March 14 BRAY, HENRY, Masham, Yorks, Farmer. Northallerton. Pet March 15. Ord

RECEIVING ORDER RESCINDED. Sunderland. Pet March 14. Ord HARRIS, JOHN, St Mary Axe, Flax Merchant, High Court. Ord Jan 12. Resc BEOCKEDON, GEORGE ALLEN, Plymouth, Outfitter. East Stonehouse. Pet March

March 12

FIRST MEETINGS. BUCKLEY, ERNEST EDMUND, Nottingham, Grocer. Nottingham. Pet March 15.

BROCKEDON, GEORGE ALLEN, Plymouth, Outfitter. March 28 at 11. 18, Frank

fort st, Plymouth upon Hull. Pet March 16. Ord March 16

25 at 2.30. 33, Carey st, Lincoln's inn

March 15
BREWIS, JAMES, Sunderland, Butcher.

March 14

Bomboniere White AM EDWARD, Kingston upon Hall, Coach Builder. Kingston CONTROL Bee ENAB, Mazepond, Bermondsey, Leather Merchant. March

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COATES, ALLEN MARTIN, Sheffield, Station Master. Sheffield. Pet Feb 21. Ord

354 COTTON, JOHN LEWIS, Blackpill, nr Swangea, Gent. March 28 at 11. Off Rec, 6, GARBUTT, WILLIAM, Wass, nr Oswaldkirk, Yorks, Farmer. Northallerton, Pet Rutland st, Swansea

March 14. Ord March 14 CUTTING, WALTER, Sutton, Publican. March 28 at 3. 109, Victoria st, West GEE, RICHARD, Queen st, Oxford, Ironmonger. Oxford. Pet Feb 16. Ord minster

March 15 DALE, THOMAS, Stafford, Fishmonger. April 6 at 2. County Court, Stafford GOODWIN, SIDNEY HERBERT, Mereworth, Kent, Farmer. Maidstone. Pet Feb

10. Ord March 11 DAVEY, JAMES, South Killingholme, Lincolnshire, Farmer. March 25 at 2.

Pet Feb 24. Ord

GRAY, BENJAMIN, Edgware rd, Solicitor. High Court.
Sowter, Solor, 1, Bigby st. Brigg
DAVIDSON, SAMUEL HALL, Carlisle, out of business. March 29 at 4. Off Rec, 34,

GRAY, THOMAS, Nottingham, Plumbers' Merchant. Nottingham. Pet Feb 23. Fisher st, Carlisle

Ord March 14
ELDRIDGE, WILLIAM EDWARD. Tonbridge, Grocer. March 28 at 3. Spencer &

Bristol.
GRIFFITHS. EDMUND, Bristol, Carpenter.

Pet March 14. Ord Reeve, Mount Pleasant, Tunbridge Wells

March 14
ELLICOTT, WILLIAM RENDELL, Topsham, Devon, Innkeeper. March 28 at 3.
Off Rec, 13, Bedford circus, Exeter

HALLIDAY, WILLIAM, Maldon, Essex, Draper. Chelmsford. Pet Feb 14. Ord

s March 16 EYKYN, LLEWELLYN, Sevenoaks, Kent, Licensed Victualler. March 28 at 2.

Pet Feb 11.
HILTON, FREDERICK, Brighton, Accountant. Brighton.

Ord Spencer & Reeve, Mount Pleasant, Tunbridge Wells

March 14
EYTON, THOMAS WYNNE, address unknown, no occupation. March 25 at 2.3).
Bankruptcy bldngs, Lincoln's inn fields

HOLMES, GEORGE, Sheffield, Fruiterer. Sheffield. Pet March 14. Ord March 14 FRITZ, JOSEPH, and JOHN STECHELBACH, Clifford st, Bond st, Tailors. March 25 HOWEY, JANE CATHERINE, Warkworth, Northumberland, Grocer. Newcastle on at 11. Bankruptcy blångs, Lincoln's inn fields

Tyne. Pet March 14. Ord March 14

Ord

HUEY, SAMUEL, Hassocks, Sussex, Builder. Brighton. Pet March 8.
GRIFFITHS, EDMUND, Bristol, Carpenter. March 28 at 3.30. Off Rec, Bank chbrs,
Bristol

March 14
HENDY, THOMAS GODWIN, Reading, out of business. March 30 at 2. Queen's HYDES, SAMUEL, Dudley, Licensed Victualler. Dudley. Pet March 14. Ord
Hotel, Reading

March 14 HOWEY, JANE CATHERINE, Warkworth, Northumberland, Grocer. March 28 at IRVING, WILLIAM, Penrith, Cumberland, Millwright. Carlisle. Pet March 2. 11. Off Rec, Pink lane, Newcastle on Tyne

Ord March 14 JAMES, SARAH ANN, Treharris, Glamorganshire, Grocer. March 28 at 12. Off JOHNSON, GEORGE, Worksop, Nottingham, Saddler. Sheffield. Pet Feb 17. Ord Ree, Merthyr Tydfil

March 15 JONES, JOHN LLEWELLYN, Newport, Mon, Steam Tug Owner. March 28 at 12. JONES, THOMAS, Lithfaen, nr Pwllheli, Carnarvon, Quarry Manager. Bangor. Off Rec, 12, Tredegar place, Newport, Mon

Pet March 12. Ord March 15 KEITH, THOMAS, Shadwell, Bottle Manufacturer. March 25 at 12. Bankruptcy KING. EDWARD, Rye, Sussex, Coach Builder. Hastings. Pet March 15. Ord bldgs, Portugal st, Lincoln's inn fields

March 15 KING, JOSEPH, Milford' Haven, Grocer. March 25 at 11. Off Rec, 11, Quay st, KING, JOSEPH, Milford Haven, Grocer. Pembroke Dock. Pet March 3. Ord Carmarthen

March 15 LEE, HENRY, Shipley, Yorks, Mason. March 29 at 11. Off Rec, 31, Manor row, KLEIN, THORVALD, Laurence Pountney Hiu, Agent. High Court. Pet Jan 11. Bradford

Ord March 15
LEE, JOHN, Manchester, Jeweiler. March 25 at 11.30. Off Rec, Ogden's chmbrs, LEE, HENRY, Shipley, Yorks, Mason. Bradford. Pet March 15. Ord March 15

Bridge st, Manchester
LOEWENSTEIN, JULES JOSEPH, Nottingham, Lace Manufacturer. March 29 at 12.

MATTISON, GEORGE, St Paul's rd, Bow, Mattress Maker. High Court. Pet Feb

8. Ord March 15 Off Rec. 1. High pavement, Nottingham MARLOR, MARY JANE, Ashton under Lyne, Chemist. March 28 at 12. Of Rec, MINTON, HAMPDEN ALFRED, and WILLIAM AUGUSTUS CHARLES MINTON, ManOgden's chmbrs, Bridge st, Manchester

chester, Silk Mercbants. Manchester. Pet Feb 22. Ord March 16 MILES, JAMES, Leamington, Watchmaker. March 26 at 10.15. Edward Thomas MORGAN, GEORGE, Swansea, Builder. Swansea. Pet March 14. Ord March 14 Peirson, 17, Hertford st, Coventry

MORRIS, JOHN GEORGE, Mansfield, Nottingham, Hotel Keeper. Nottingham. MINTON, HAMPDEN ALFRED, and WILLIAM AUGUSTUS CHARLES MINTON, Man

Pet Feb 22. Ord March 14 chester, Silk Merchants. March 28 at 11.30. Off Rec, Ogden's chmbrs, NEWBROOK, HENRY, Madeley, Salop, Nurseryman. Madeley, Shropshire. Pet Bridge st, Manchester

. Mareh 14. Ord March 14 MORGAN, GEORGE, Swansea, Builder. March 26 at 11. Off Rec, 6, Rutland st, RAYNOR, BENJAMIN, Barnsley, Yorks, Builder. Barnsley. Pet Feb 22. Ord Swansea

March 15 MORGAN, GEORGE RICHARD, Ford, nr Shrewsbury, Butcher. March 30 at 10.30. REES, WIDLIAM HARRY, Neath, Auctioneer. Neath. Pet March 14. Ord Law Society, Talbot chmbrs, Shrewsbury

March 15 NEWBROOK, HENRY, Madeley, Salop, Nurgeryman. March 28 at 11.30. County RIDDELL, JOHN, Newcastle on Tyne, Auctioneer. Newcastle on Tyne. Pet Court, Madeley

March 16. Ord March 16 PARKER, RICHARD, Birmingham, Horse Dealer. March 31 at 11. Off Rec, Bir SHEPPARD, ISAAC JOHN, Watford, Herts, Baker. St Albans. Pet Feb 2. Ord. mingham

Feb 18 PREEDY, JOHN, Southampton, China Dealer. March 28 at 2. 4, East st, South SMITH. HENRY, Hales worth, Suffolk, Pork Butcher. Gt Yarmouth. Pet ampton

March 16. Ord March 16 PRESTON, JOHN, Newport, Salop, Hay Dealer. April 6 at 2.30. County Court, SOUTHWORTH, DAVID, Chorley, Lancs, Grocer. Bolton. Pet March 11. Ord REES, OWEN JOHY, Penzance, Clothier. March 26 at 12. Of Rec, Boscawen st, STEVENS, EDWARD, Swansea, Coppersmith. Swansea. Pet March 16. Ord Truro

March 16 REES, WILLIAM HARRY, Neath, Auctioneer. March 28 at 2.30. Castle Hotel, SWEENEY, JOHN, Bolton, Lancs, Farm Bailiff. Bolton. Pet March 14. Ord Neath

March 14 RIDDELL, JOHN, Newcastle on Tyne, Auctioneer. March 30 at 11. Off Rec, THOMAS, JOHN, Llanfaerisgaer, Carnarvon, Mariner. Bangor. Pet March 14. Pink lane, Newcastle on Tyne

Ord March 14 SABLOFSKY, JOSEPH, and HYMAN FRIEDMAN, Leeds, Leather Dealers. March 28 | THOMPSON, JOHN, Worcester, Solicitor. Worcester. Pet Feb 8. Ord March 14

at 11. Off Reo, 22, Park row, Leeds SQUIRE, CHARLES, Middlesborough, Grocer. March 29 at 11. Off Rec, 8, Albert

WALLINGTON, JOHN, Barrow in Furness, Baker. Ulverston and Barrow in rd, Middlesborough

Furness. Pet March 12. Ord March 12 SUTCLIFFE, ELIAS, Leeds, Baby Linen Dealer. March 26 at 12. Off Rec, 22, Park

WARTTIG, EDWARD, Southport, Pork Butcher. Liverpool. Pet March 14. Ord row, Leeds

March 14 SWEENEY, JOHN, Bolton, Lancs, Farm Bailiff. March 26 at 11. 16, Wood st,

WEST, CHARLES, Leeds, Corn Merchant. Leeds. Pet Feb 22. Ord March 16 Bolton TRANTER, BENJAMIN, Coven Heath, Staffordshire, Coalmaster. March 30 at 3.

WILLCOCKS, ROBERT, and AGNES BISHOP, Aldersgate st, Mantle Manufacturers.

High Court. Pet March 16. Ord March 16 WARDLE, WILLIAM, Burton on Trent, Boot Dealer. March 25 at 2 30. Off Rec, 19. Ord March 16

WILLIAMS, JOHN, Pontardulais, Glamorgan, Ironmonger. Swansea. Pet Feb WARTTIG, EDWARD, Southport, Pork Butcher. March 28 at 3. of Rec, 35, Vic

WRIGHT, WILLIAM, Horncastle, Joiner. Lincoln. Pet March 16. Ord March 16 toria st. Liverpool

ADJUDICATION ANNULLED.
WILKIE, ROBERT Ivo, Nottingham, Builder. March 25 at 12. Off Rec, 1, High
Pavement, Nottingham

WILLIAMSON, JOHN, jun, Thornhill rd, Barnsbury, Road Contractor. High WILLIAMS, MARTHA, Pontycymmer, nr Bridgend, Grocer. April 2 at 3. Off Rec, Court. Adjud May 12, 1881. Annul March 10

3, Crockherbtown, Cardiff WRIGHT, THOMAS, Ashby Parva, Leicestershire, Farmer. March 25 at 12.30.

London Gazette.-TUESDAY, March 22.
28, Friar lane, Leicester

RECEIVING ORDERS.
ADJUDICATIONS.
BESWICK, ROBERT, Radway green, Cheshire, out of business. Nantwich and

ASHBY, ASHBY GEORGE, Naseby Woolleys, Northamptonshire, Esq. Leicester.
Crewe. Pet Feb 3. Ord Mar 16
BRAY, HENRY, Masham, Yorks, Farmer. Northallerton. Pet Mar 15, Ord Mar 15

BEVAN, LAMBTON LEE LOVAINE, Fenchurch st, Timber Merchant. High Court.

Pet Mar 19. Ord Mar 19 BREWIS, JAMES, Sunderland, Butcher. Sunderland. Pet Mar 14. Ord Mar 14 BLUCK, ALEXANDER, Oxford, Agent. Oxford. Pet Mar 5. Ord Mar 19 BROCKEDON, GEORGE ALLEN, Plymouth, Outfitter. East Stonehouse. Pet Mar BOOTH, JAMES, Gt Grimsby, Tailor. Gt Grimsby. Pet Mar 19. Ord Mar 19

14. Ord Mar 15 BUBBINGS, WILLIAM EDWARD, Kingston upon Hull, Coachbuilder. Kingston

Boss, PHILIP, St Thomas rd, Hackney, Agent. High Court. Pet Mar 17. Ord

Mar 17 upon Hull, Pet Mar 16, 'Ord Mar 16 BULLERWELL, JOHN, Scotswood, Northumberland, Licensed Victualler. New

BROWN, CHARLES, Mansfield, Notts, Ale Merchant. Nottingham. Pet Mar 18.

Ord Mar 18 BYERS, ALEXANDER, Shrewsbury, Draper. Shrewsbury. Pet Feb 7. Ord Mar 15 BROWN, JOSEPH, Northampton, Builder. Northampton. Pet Mar 17. Ord Mar 18 CAMPBELL, HENRY, Epworth, Lincolnshire, Potato Salesman. Sheffield. Pet

BURNARD, JOSEPH BALE, Old st, shoreditch, Warehouseman. High Court. Pet Feb 4. Ord Mar 15

Mar 17. Ord Mar 17

COLLYER, THOMAS ROBERT, Highbridge, Somerset, Watchmaker. Bridgwater. Mar 15

Pet Mar 17. Ord Mar 17 COTTON, JOHN LEWIS, Blackpill, nr Swansea, Gent. Swansea. Pet Mar 14. Ord

COTTON, ARTHUR JAMES, Gt Yarmouth, Silversmith. Gt Yarmouth. Pet Mar Mar 14

17. Ord Mar 17

Cheltenham.

COTTON, FRANCIS CHARLES, Cheltenham, Licensed Victualler.
CROFTS, JAMES, Nottingham, Timber Dealer, Nottingham. Pet Mar 7. Ord

Mar 14
DALE, THOMAS, Stafford, Fishmonger. Stafford. Pet Mar 9. Ord Mar 15

CROOKES, CHARLES, Beighton, Derbyshire, Licensed Victuäler. Sheffield. Pet

March 18. Ord March 16 DAVIDSON, SAMUEL HALL, Carlisle, out of business. Carlisle. Pet March 15.

DEBNEY, JOHN, Oldbury, General Dealer. Oldbury.

Pet March 19. Ord March 15

March 19 DENNIS, LUKE, Sutton on the Forest, Yorks, Farmer. York. Pet March 12.

DIXON, WILLIAM, Binbrooke, Lincolnshire, Farmer. Great Grimsby. Pet March Ord March 12

17. Ord March 17 DE ZUNIGA, JOSE, and JOSE BARBADILLO, Heddon st, Regent st, Woollen Merchants. High Court. Pet Jan 22. Ord March 14

DUNHAM, HENRY JOHN, Kingston upon Hull, Draper. Kingston upon Hull. DODWORTH, ALBERT, Sheffield, Palette Knife Manufacturer. March 15. Ord March 15

Sheffield. Pet EDWARDS, JOHN, Walsall, Innkeeper. Walsall. Pet March 17. Ord March 17 DRYSDALE, PETER, Newcastle on Tyne, Builder. Newcastle on Tyne. Pet

ELLIS, HERBERT, Stairfoot, nr Barnsley, Yorks. out of business. Barnsley. Pet March 5. Ord March 15 ELLICOTT, WILLIAM RENDELL, Topsham, Devon, Innkeeper.

Evans, THOMAS JOSEPH, Barmouth, Merionethshire, Contractor. Aberystwyth. March 11, Ord March 14

Exeter. Det

EYLES, HARRIETT, Reading, Muliner. Reading. Pet March 17, Ord March 17

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GALLILEE: JOHN, Whitby, Yorks, Joiner. Stockton on Tees and Middlesborough. HAWKINS. ALEXANDER COLVIN, Gt Grimsby, Fish Merchant. March 30 at 12. Pet March 14. Ord March 14

Oft Rec, 3, Haven st. Gt Grimsby GEORGE, WALTER, King st, Clerkenwell, Jeweller. High Court. Pet March 19. HAWKINS, THOMAS JOHN, Uxbridge, Florist. March 29 at 12. Bankruptog bldgs, Ord March 19

Lincoln's inn GILBERT, CHARLES THOMAS, Creffield rd, Ealing, Gent. Brentford. Pet Jan 31. HOE, CHARLES WILLIAM, Oxford st, Trunk Maker. March 31 at 11. Bankruptcy Ord March 17

bldgs, Lincoln's inn GUY, RICHARD GEORGE, Fenchurch st, Timbe. Merchant. High Court. Pet HOLMES, GEORGE, Sheffield, Fruiterer. March 30 at 3. Off Rec, Figtree lane, HARPER," KING, New Malton, Yorks, Innkeeper. Scarborough. Pet March 18. HOOLEY, WILLIAM, Southampton, Shipping Agent. March 31 at 2.30. BankHAWTHORNE," JOHN BENJAMIN, Redditch, Worcestershire, Beerhouse Keeper. JARMAN, JOHN MANTEL, Kentish Town rd, Plumber. March 31 at 11. BankBirmingham. Pet March 17. Ord March 17

ruptcy bdgs, Portugal st, Lincoln's inn fields HINKLEY, WILLIAM, Chatham, Builder. Rochester. Pet March 19. Ord JEFFERIES, HENRY, Bridgwater, Baker. March 31 at 11. Bristul Arms Hotel, March 19

Bridgwater HIRST, HENRY, High st, Camden Town. High Court. Pet March 11, Ord JENKINS, HENRY, Birmingham, Confectioner. April 6 at 11. Off Rec, BirMarch 17

mingham HORTON, ARTHUR, Sutherland gdns, Harrow rd, Glass Merchant. High Court. JONES, RICHARD, Wrexham, Pork Butcher. March 29 at 3. Off Rec, Chester JACKSON, WILLIAM, Whicham, Cumberland, Farmer. Whitehaven. Pet March KELK, ROBERT, Sutton cum Lound, Nottingham, Farmer. March 29 at 12.30. 19. Ord March 19 Land

Off Rec, 2, St Benedict's sq, Lincoln JFFFERIES, HENRY, Bridgwater, Baker. Bridgwater. Pet March 18. Ord

LEAR, JAMES, Birmingham, Licensed Victualler. April 1 at 11.

Off Rec, March 18 JENNER, FREDERIC, and FABIAN JAMES KNEWSTUB, St James's st, Dressing Case

LEE, ALFRED TIMOTHY, Stroud, Fruiterer. March 29 at 8.30. Imperial Hotel, Manufacturers. High Court. Pet March 18. Ord March 18

Stroud JOHN, HENRY CHARLES. Farnborough, Hampshire, no occupation. Guildford

LODER, REBECCA, and WILLIAM THOMAS LILLYMAN, Northampton, Brush and Godalming. Pet March 18. Ord March 18

Manufacturers. March 31 at 3. County Court, Northampton JONES, JOHN, Welchpool, Montgomeryshire, Grocer. Newtown. Pet March 19.

MACEY, JOHN S, Hastings, Licensed Victualler. March 29 at 3. Off Rec, 4, Ord March 19

Pavilion bdgs, Brighton KENDALL, HENRY JOHN, Leamington, Fishmonger. Warwick. Pet March 19.

MCKENZIE, A, Dansville rd, Denmark hill, Betting Agent. March 30 at 12. Ord March 19

Bankruptcy bdgs, Portugal st, Lincoln's inn fields KING, GRANT CHARLES, no fixed abode, Draper. Northampton. Pet Feb 21.

MORGAN, Joun, Llangwrig, Montgomeryshire, Farmer. March 29 at 1. Off Ord March 19

Reo, Llanidloes LACY, JAMES ALOYSIUS, Liverpool, Timber Merchant. Liverpool. Pet M arch 18.

MUDDEMAN, TOM SMITH, Northampton, Auctioneer. March 31 at 2. County Ord March 18

Court, Northampton LE MOISNE, LOUIS PAUL, Oldbury on Severn, Gloucestershire, Farmer. Bristol.

ORMANDY,JOHN, Mountbarrow, nr Ulverston, Farmer. March 29 at 10.30. Sun Pet March 19. Ord March 19

Inn, Ulverston LINEHAM, FRANCIS RAYNES, Scarborough, Watchmaker. Scarborough. Pet

PENNING YON, CHARLES PLUMER, address unknown. March 31 at 11. 33, Carey March 18. Ord March is

st, Lincoln's inn LYONS, LEONARD, White's row, Spitalfields, Grocer. High Court. Pet March

PIPER, RICHARD WILLIAM, Turnpike rd, Hornsey, Builder. March 29 at 12. 19. Ord March 19

Bankruptcy bldgs, Lincoln's inn fields MARSH, JOSEPH Cox, Queen Victoria st, Commission Agent. High Court. Pet

PRIEST, FREDERICK WILLIAM, Lordship lane, East Dulwich, Plumber. March Jan 13. Ord March 18

30 at 2.30. Bankruptoy bldgs, Portugal st, Lincoln's im fields and Moses. SAMUEL, Houndsditch, Clothier. High Court. Pet March 17. Ord

RADFORD, ROBERT JOB, Bridgwater, Potter. March 30 at 2. Plough Hotel, March 17 NYE, CHARLOTTE, Regent's Park rd, Stationer. High Court. Pet March 19.

RAYNER, FREDERICK WILLIAM, Huddersfield, Traveller. March šo at ii. Haigh Ord March 19

& Son, solors, New st, Huddersfield T. O’DWYER, A VIGORS. Belgrave rd, Gent. High Court. Pet Feb 8. Ord Feb 25

ROGERS, JOHN, Hereford, Licensed Víctualler. April 1 at 10.15. 2, Offa st, Here

ford PILGRIM, GEORGE ROBERT, New Malden, Clerk. Kingston, Surrey. Pet Mar 16. RUFF, EDWIN, Sutton Saint Michael, Herefordshire, Farmer. April 1 at 10. Ord Mar 16

2, Offa street, Hereford RILEY, GEORGE, Oswaldtwistle, Mason. Blackburn. Pet Mar 19. Ord Yar 19 SAUNDERS, EDWARD AUGUSTUS, Aspley rd, St Anne's hull, Wandsworth, Lieu. ROBINSON, WILLIAM, Darlington, Weighman. Stockton on Tees and Middles

tenant General. March 30 at ii. Bankruptcy bldgs, Portugal st, Lincoln's borough. Pet Mar 16. Ord Mar 16

inn fields RUSSELL, ROBERT, Leamington, Baker. Warwick. Pet Mar 19. Ord Mar 19

SMITH, GEORGE WARD, Lincoln, Draper, March 30 at 1. Off Rec, 2, St Benedict's

sq. Lincoln SILE, WILLIAM SETTERFIELD, Ramsgate, Agricultural Implement Agent. SMITH, HENRY, Halesworth, Suffolk, Pork Butcher. April 1 at 12.30. Off Rec, 8,

King st, Norwich STOKES, CHARLES, Luton, Blocker. Luton. Pet Mar 17. Ord Mar 17

STEVENS, EDWARD, Swansea, Coppersmith. March 30 at 11. Off Rec, 6, Rutland BWANN, RICHARD, and STEPHEN STOCKS, South Normanton, Colliery Proprietors. STOKES, CHARLES, Luton, Blocker. March 31 at 11. Of Rec, 29, Park st West, TAIT, JANET, Ellison rd, Streatham Common, no occupation. Wandsworth. Pet

Luton, Beds Mar 17. Ord Mar 17

STOPS, WILLIAM, Hartington rd, Ealing Dean, Builder. March 30 at 11. 16 TATTERSALL, JAMES, Wakefield, Builder. Wakefield. Pet Mar 17. Ord Mar 17

Room, 30 and 31, St Swithin's lane

THOMAS, JOHN, Llanfairisgaer, Carnarvon, Mariner. April 6 at 12. Queen's Head TAYLOR, CHARLES, Mold, Flintshire, Joiner. Chester. Pet Mar 19. Ord Mar 19 Cafe, Bangor TURNER, ELIZABETH MATILDA, Newport, Mon, Cabinet Maker. Newport, Mon.

TODD, CHARLES SCOTSON, Billiter sq bldgs, Steamship Owner, March 29 at 2.30. Pet Mar 18. Ord Már 18

33, Carey st, Lincoln's inn WATKINSON, HENRY, Manchester, Seedsman. Manchester. Pet Mar 7. Ord

VIENNOIS, ADOLPHUS RICHARD, Hoxton st, Hoxton, Confectioner, March 30 at Mar 18

11. Bankruptcy bldgs, Lincoln's inn WEATHERBY, HENRY, address unknown, Gent. High Court. Pet Oct 27. Ord

WEST, CHARLES, Leeds, Corn Merchant. March 30 at 11. Off Rec, 22, Park row, Mar 17

Leeds WILLIAMS, WILLIAM EDWARD, and ALFRED PROSSER, Bristol, Builders. Bristol.

WEST, WILLIAM ORR, Mansfield, Notts, Plumber. March 30 at 12. Of Rec, i, Pet Mar 17. Ord Mar 17

High Pavement, Nottingham
WOODHALL, JOHN LEIGH, Neston, Cheshire, Chemist. High Court. Pet Feb 8

WHITEHEAD, THOMAS, Stapleford, Notts, Licensed Victualler. March 30 at 11
Off Rec, 1, High Pavement, Nottingham

SALON

March 29 at 11. 30 WOODHOUSR, JOHN, Walthamstow, Cabinet Manufacturer. High Court. Pet

WHITING, JOSEPH, West Green rd, Tottenham, Traveller. March 16. Ord March 17

and 31, St Swithin's Jane

WILLIAMS, WILLIAM EDWARD, and ALFRED PROSSER, Bristol, Builders. March amended notice is substituted for that published in the

31 at 12.30. Off Rec, Bank chbrs, Bristol London Gazette of March 18.

WRIGHT, WILLIAM, Horncastle, Joiner. March 29 at 1. 0# Rec, 2, St. Benedict's RADFORD, ROBERT JOB, Bridgwater, Potter. Bridgwater. Pet March 16. Ord

sq, Lincoln

WYNN, CHARLES CADWALDER, and WALTER CHARLES WYNN, Nottingham, RECEIVING ORDER RESCINDED.

Plasterers. March 31 at 11. Off Rec, 1, High Pavement, Nottingham WILLIAMS, JOHN ELIAS, Liverpool, Slate Merchant. Liverpool. Ord Dec 15. Rescind March 19

ADJUDICATIONS. *** FIRST MEETINGS. AINGER, EDWARD, Walthamstow, Grocer. March 29 at 11. Bankruptcy bldgs,

ANDERSON, FREDERICK, Norwich, Licensed Victualler. Norwich. Pet March

14. Ord March 18 ANDERSON, FREDERICK, Norwich, Licensed Victualler. April 1 at 12. Off Rec, 8,

ASHBURN, JOHN, Kingston upon Hull, Lighterman. Kingston upon Hull. Pe

March 9. Ord March 17 ASHBTEN, JOHN," Kingston upon Hull, Lighterman. March 29 at 11. Of Roc,

BOOTH, JAMES, Great Grimsby, Tailor. Great Grimsby. Pet March 19.

March 19
BAILEY, GEORGE, Nottingham, Marine Store Dealer. March 30 at 3.30. Off Rec,

Boss, PHILIP, St Thomas rd, Hackney, Agent. High Court. Pet March 17.
Ord March 17

Bradford. Pet March 3. Ord BENSON, JOHN, Crosshilis, ar Kudwick, Yorks, Innkeeper. March 30 at 11. Of

BOWES, THOMAS, Bradford, Coal Merchant.

March 19 BODENHAX. WILLIAM, West Bromwich, Grocer. April 5 at 11. Of Rec, Bir

BRICKELL. JOHN, Cranborne ter, Manor pk, Builder. High Court. Pet Dec 8. mingham

Ord March 18 ampton

March 18 BUCKLEY ERNEST EDMUND, Nottingham, Grocer. March 31 at 12. Off Rec, 1,

BROWN, STEPHEN, Tilsbury, Wilts, Draper. Salisbury. Pet Feb 6. Ord March 19

CANTRELL, GEORGE HARRY, Stretton, Staffs, Coachbuilder. Burton on Trent. BUDD, ROBERT FLAXMAN, Walthamstow, Grocer. March 29 at 2.30. Bankruptcy Pet Feb 25. Ord Mar 17 BYRNE, JULIAN OLIPHANT, Winterwell rd, Brixton Hill, no occupation. March

CHATWIN, HENRY Joun, Sparkbrook, Warwickshire, Commercial Traveller.

Birmingham. Pet Feb 9. Ord Mar 18 CHURCHILL, SIDNEY JOHN, Bridgwater, Wine Merchant. March 29 at 11. Bristol

CHURCHILL, SIDNEY John, Bridgwater, Wine Merchant. Bridgwater. Pet Mar

15. Ord Mar 18 CLEMENTS, GEORGE HENRY, Hove, Auctioneer. March 29 at 12. Off Rec, 4,

CLEMENTS, GEORGE HENRY, Hove, Auctioneer. Brighton, Pet Mar 8. Ord Mar 19 CLINCH, ALBERT, and PULP HENRY PATTEN, Rotherfield st, Islington,

COPPEN, WILLIAM, sen, Maidstone, Bootmaker. Maidstone. Pet Feb 26. Ord

Mar 17 COLLINS, JOHN, Reading, Milliner. Marsh si at 3.0 109, Victoria st, Westminster

COTTON, ARTHUR JAMES, Gt Yarmouth, Silversmith, Gt Yarmouth. Pet Mar

17. Ord Mar 17 COTTON, ARTHUR JAMES, Gt Yarmouth, Silversmith. April 1 at 1. Off Rec, 8,

CROOKES, CHARLES, Beighton, Derbyshire, Licensed Victualler. Sheffield. Pet

Mar 18 Ord Mar 18 Cox, EDMOND LEY, address unknown, Gent. March 30 at 2.30. 33, Carey st,

CUTTING, WALTER, Lynn rd, Sutton, Late Publican, Croydon. Pet Mar 3. Ord Day, GFORCE, Ridinghouse st, Portland pl, Carpenter. March 20 at 11. 33, DENNIS CHABLES, Marwood, Devon, Farmer. Barnstaple. Pet Mar 2. Örd

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CASES REPORTED THIS WEEK.

executed it, even if the person executing happened to be a lawyer, In the Solicitors' Journal. Portishead Warehouse Co. v. Bris

and therefore presumably acquainted with the language and effect

tol and Portishead Pier Railway of legal instruments. He mentioned the late Lord Justice KNIGHT Albert Palace Association, Re .... 363

Co..... Avery's Patent, Re

363 Thomas v. Exeter Flying Post Co. 365 Bruce as an instance of a lawyer who frequently executed deeds Baines v. Geary

Veale & Vo. v. Automatic Boiler which he did not previously read through. It appears that the Coppard, Re, Howlett v. Hodson.. 364 Feeder, Limited..

364 Crompton v. The Anglo-American

Weston y. Levy ....

384 Lord Justice openly stated that such was his practice. Though at Brush Electric Light Corporation 363 Elis v Stewart

362 Wickham, Re, Marony v. Taylor :: 363 first sight it looks a little strange that a lawyer should affix his Hamill v. Lilley

name to a document without acquainting himself with its contents, Harris, Re, Powell v. Goodale

In the Weekly Reporter. Hurce, Re

it must be remembered that in the great majority of cases deeds Irwell v. Eden.

Clarke, In re, Coombe v. Carter are executed in the presence of solicitors whose duty it is to proLacon v. Tyrrell ....

364

Coote v. Ingram... Municipal Election in the Borough Hayward & Co. v. Hayward & Pons 392 tect the interests of their clients and to state and explain to them

of Hythe, In the Matter of a.... 366 Hollyoak, In re, Ex parte Field : Oriental Bank Corporation, Re.... 363 Hull. Barnsley, and West Riding

396 the purport and effect of the deeds, and no doubt the learned Lord Parkideon, Re; In the Matter of a

Railway Co. v. Yorkshire and Justice appreciated better than a layman the responsibility of his Prosecution by the Treasury

Derbyshire Coal and Iron Co.
Reg. v. Gershon...
Leslie, Ex parte, In re Leslie

solicitors. Pike v. Ongley

365

Price v. Price The Solicitors' Journal and Reporter. between the Treasury and a local solicitor employed by the Director

of Public Prosecutions. These are governed by the regulations LONDON, APRIL 2, 1887.

under the Prosecution of Offences Acts, 1879 and 1884, published

last year (30 SOLICITORS' JOURNAL, 324), by clause 9 of which it is CURRENT TOPICS.

provided that “The Director of Public Prosecutions may employ The courts rise for the Easter Vacation on Wednesday, the 6th any solicitor to act as his agent in the conduct of a prosecution, inst., and sit again on the 19th. The offices of the Supreme and, after examination of the costs and charges of such agent, shall Court will be closed on Friday and Saturday, the 8th and 9th, and certify the amount which he finds to be reasonable and proper to on Monday and Tuesday, the 11th and 12th insts., but will be open of a Prosecution by the Treasury, Reg. v. Gershon), the facts, as

be paid.” In the case in question (Re Parkinson : In the Matter on all other week-days during the recess.

stated in the report, were that a firm of local solicitors was employed

to prosecute for a felony and for a misdemeanor under the Debtors WE ARE INFORMED that a new system of ventilation is in course of Act. In the result the charge of felony was given up, the defendbeing introduced into the Royal Courts, and there are certainly strong ant pleaded guilty to the misdemeanor, and an arrangement was symptoms of some disturbing influence at work. In some of the made by which he was to pay £80 to his creditors, and £198 to courts showers of dust fall at intervals covering books and papers the solicitors for costs, and was not to be called up for judgment.

The with a thickly-spread deposit. Perhaps when all this legal dust The costs as against the Treasury were taxed at £101. has been blown away the benefits of the new system may become question arose as to the surplus. The local solicitors were naturally apparent.

willing to give the Treasury credit for £101, but claimed to retain

the difference, alleging that various expenses, including the payTHE INFORMAL INVITATIONs to the country members of the relied upon the fact of agency; they had, indeed, nothing to pay

ment of witnesses, would have to come out of it. The Treasury Incorporated Law Society to attend the Jubilee Festivities were under the rule, but, none the less, they contended that the relation issued last week, and it may be anticipated that the acceptances of agency, being once constituted, existed for all purposes. Hence will be very numerous. already mentioned in these columns, a dinner, ball, and theatrical it was argued that the local solicitors were bound to account for all representations at one or more of the London theatres. These are

money received, and to hand over the balance, after they had been the only attractions officially recognized, but it so happens that that no objection would be made to paying any costs properly

properly remunerated, to their principal, the Treasury. It appeared the period selected for the festivities is the Ascot week. This is incurred over and above the taxed costs. These would include one of those very strange and unaccountable coincidences which do the expenses of witnesses, who, it seemed, were usually paid by the

We feel assured that neither the Council of the local authorities; and possibly the solicitors would be entitled to Incorporated Law Society nor the Grand Committee can have claim for services in connection with the arrangement with the taken official cognizance of this event, but we think it very creditors. The court, in giving judgment for the payment over of likely that many of their guests will bear it in mind.

the surplus, seemed to be largely influenced by the nature of the
transaction, and by the assumed danger of leaving the local solicitor

without control in such matters.
members of the bar by or on behalf of the Attorney General, and appear (assuming that all the facts are disclosed in the report) quite
a committee of leading counsel has been formed

sufficient to rest the matter upon the fact of agency.

"to promote the success of the °Imperial Institute,” which expression, We suppose, being interpreted, means

to consid

how contributions can best be raised. We venture to offer a suggestion

THERE IS a recent decision of Mr. Justice CHITTY's in Re Countess to the learned gentlemen whose names appear on this committee. of Dudley's and London and North-Western Railway Co.'s ConLet them each devote a day's earnings to the object they so

tract (ante, p. 317) which suggests and illustrates more omissions earnestly desire to “promote.”

Fix upon a day, which should be and oversights in the Settled Land Act, 1882. The point raised about the commencement of the next sittings, and should not be a for decision was shortly this : When guardians have been appointed Saturday, and let certain energetic juniors be detailed to sit in the under section 60 to exercise the powers of the act on behalf of an mittee and collect, for the benefit of the Institute, in neat boxes it Lecessary also to appoint trustees for the purpose of receiving The recent would in all probability be so extremely satisfactory and appointment of trustees was not necessary. "THe said that if there to render it quite unnecessary for the other members of the bar had been trustees of the settlement for the purposes of the Act it

would clearly have been unnecessary to appoint trustees for the
purpose of receiving notice. In that case, of course, the trustees

would have been the persons to exercise the powers of a tenant that Justice Chitty some little time ago, Whether it was possible for them to give notice to themselves. "So far so good. It appears ihat the (the witness) could have signed a dedit without a first read reasonable to suppose that the framers of the Act may have thought matter of course that a man read every deed through before the ) functions of trustees for the purposes of the Aet might be safely

sometimus occur.

to put their hands in their pockets.

A CROSS-EXAMINING

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