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say that he was much more impressed with lawyers when Quinn, Richard, Poland 'st, Oxford st, Photographic Case Maker. they wore their wigs and gowns than when he heard them

Pet Aug 7. Hazlitt. Aug 25 at 12.30

Shelbourne, John, Narrow st, Limehouse, Lighterman. Pet Aug 6. discoursing in that Hogse without those impressive gar Murray. 'Aug 24 at 12 ments (laughter). On a division the vote was agreed to by

To Surronder in the Country. a majority of 115 to 36.

Barlow, Peter William, jun, Broadstairs, Kent, Civil Engineer. Pet

Aug 6. Furley. Canterbury, Sept 10 at 3
Hackney, Arthur, Ramsgate, Kent. Pot Aug 6. Furley. Canter.


Howard, Robert, Rochdale, Lancaster, Licensed Victualler. Pet

Aug 7. Tweedale. Oldham, Aug 23 at 11

Joscelyne, George Edward, Wolverley, Worcester, Auctioneer. Pet BIRTH,

Aug 5. Talbot. Kidderminster, Aug 27 at 11 M'CARTHY.-On July 10, at Howe-street, Freetown, Sierra

Lea, William, Shambles, Worcester, Butcher. Pet Aug 6. Crisp.

Worcester, Aug 26 at 11 Leone, West Africa, the wife of J. A. M'Carthy, barrister

Line, Samuel, Southampton, Boot and Shoe Maker. Pet Aug 6. at-law, of a daughter.

Daw, jun. Southampton, Aug 24 at 12

Mullins, J. F, Everton, 'nr Liverpool. Pet Aug 7. Bellringer, CHALLICE-BIRD-On August 10, at St. James's Church, Liverpool, Aug 23 at 12

Westbourne-terrace, Frank Cballice, barrister-at-law, to Annie Richardson, Richard, Lowdham, Nottingham, Engineer. Pet Florence, daughter of Dr Hinckes Bird, of Norfolk-square,

Aug 7. Patchitt. Nottingham, Aug 23 at 11 Hyde-park.

Stewart, Michael, sen, Accrington, Lancaster, Dealer in Iron. Pet DAVIDSON-WOODTORDE.-On August 10, at St. Peter's,

Aug 7. Bolton. Blackburn, Aug 24 at 11

Wilkinson, William, Tow Law, Durham, Butcher. Pet Aug 5. Eaton-square, Madgwick George Davidson, of Lincoln's-inn,

Marshall, Durham, Aug 27 at 10.30 barrister-at-law, to Florence Elizabeth, daughter of w Ffooks Woodforde, judge of county courta.

BANKRUPTCIES ANNULLED. EVANS-PAINB.--On August 4, at Cardiff, Charles Evans,

FRIDAY, Aug. 6, 1880. solicitor, Cardiff, to Florence, daughter of H. I. Paine, M.D.,

Bernal, Joseph (and not Beinal, as erroneously printed in last

| Gazette), Essex rd, Islington, out of business. Cardiff.

July 29

Johnstone, HB, Ebury st, Pimlico. Aug 3 LANGFORD-GILLIAT.-On August 10, at Charleywood, William

Moore, John George, Leamington Priors, Warwick, Estate Agent, Thomas Langford, of Lincoln's-inn, barrister-at-law, to Mabel July 27 Fanny, daughter of John S. Gilliat and Louisa Ann Fanny,

TURSDAY, Aug. 10, 1890. his wife, of Charleywood Cedars, Herts.

Hudson, Frank Elrington, Dorset sq, Lieutenant R.N. Aug 7 WATSON-PIXLEY.-On August 10, at Freshwater, Innes

Marsh, Charles Henry, Lymm, Chester, Farmer. Aug 5
Watson of the Inner Temple. barrister-at law. to Constar
Blyth, daughter of T. W. Pixley, of Hill Lodge, Freshwater,

Liquidations by Arrangement.
Isle of Wight.


FRIDAY, Aug. 6, 1880. William Welchman, solicitor, Upwell, Wisbech, to Sarah Ackroyd, William, Bradford, York, Blacksmith. Aug 24 at 3 at Elizabeth, daughter of Benjamin Terry, solicitor, Bradford, offices of Weatherhead and Burr, Main st, Bingley Yorks.

Anderson, George, Wigan, Lancaster, Draper. Aug 21 at 11 at DEATH

offices of Scott and Ellis, King st, Wigan WELLS.-On August 6, at 23, Percy-street. Bedford-square, Andrew, Thomas, and James Andrew, Swansea, Maltsters. Aug 18 W., John Wells, solicitor, aged 73 years,

at 12 at offices of Richards, Castlo sg, Swansea Armstrong, George, Forestgate, Essex," Butcher. Aug 18 at 11 at

offices of Cannon, King st, Cheapside Barnett, George, Clare terrace, South Kensington, Florist. Aug 27

at 3 at offices of Waring, Borough High st Bates, Thomas, West Bromwich, Cattle Dealer. Aug 20 at 11 at

offices of Shakespeare, Church st, Oldbury

Bishop, Thomas, Borough High st, Southwark, Clothier. Aug 16 Bankrupts.

at 12 at offices of Few, Borough High st FRIDAY, Aug. 6, 1880,

Bleck, Joseph William Henry, Westborne grovo, Bayswater, ImUnder the Bankruptcy Act, 1869.

porter of Fancy Goods. Aug 18 at 2 at 111, Choapside. Cannon,

King st, Cheapside
Creditors must forward their proofs of debts to the Registrar.
To Surrender in London.

Blythe, Richard, and Walter Blythe, Liverpool, Steamship Owners.

Aug 18 at 1 at offices of Gill and Archer, Cook st, Liverpool Hallowes, Thomas Arthur Tooke, Tavistock sq, Architect. Pet Aug

Braid, William, jun., Brompton rd, Corn Merchant. Aug 13 at 2 at 4. Hazlitt. Aug 18 at 11.30

offices of Jonas, Bruton st, Bond st Hayman, Herman, Myddleton sq, Jeweller. Pet Aug 4. Hazlitt.

Bromley, Robert, Harrold, Bedford, Surveyor. Aug 19 at 11 at the Aug 18 at 12.30

George Hotel, Bedford. Whyley and Piper, Bedford Hooper, William Frederick, Tower chambers, Moorgate st, and John

Callear, John, and John Shorthouse, Bilston, Stafford, Aerated Dobbin, Willis rd, Kentish town, Provision Agent. Pet Aug 4.

Water Dealers. Aug 24 at 11 at oflices of Stratton, Queen st, Hazlitt. Aug 18 at 12

Wolverhampton Humphries, Joseph Henry, Kensal Wharf, Harrow rd, Granite Mer.

Charante, William James, Newcastle-upon-Tynė, Provision Merchant. Pet Aug 4. Hazlitt. Aug 18 at 1

chant. Aug 18 at 3 at offices of Stanford, Collingwood st, NewJessop, Robert Samuel, and Matthew John Jessop, Holborn Via.

castle-upon-Tyne duct, Wholesale Jewellers. Pet Aug 4. Hazlitt. Aug 18 at 1

Clacee, Emma, Frome, Somerset, Shopkeeper. Aug 13 at 11 at Kennedy, Arthur John Clark, Albert Mansions, Victoria st. Gent.

offices of McCarthy, Frome Pet July 27. Hazlitt. Aug 18 at 12

Clark, Augustus Horatio, Clayton Villas, Tottenham, Commercial Rogers, William, Essex st, strand. Pet Aug 2. Pepys. Aug 17 at

Traveller. Aug 16 at 11 at offices of Barnes, Finsbury pavement

Comfort, John Nelham, Southampton buildings, Holborn, Hair To Surrender in the Country. Bausor, John, Nottingham, Auctioneer. Pet July 31. Patchitt,

Merchant. Aug 26 at 12 at the Guildhall Tavern, Gresham st. Nottingham, Aug 20 at 11°

Savidge, Eastcheap Camptell, Robert S, St Helen's, Lancastor. Pet Aug 4. Bellringer.

Cooper, Charles, Walsall, Stafford, Grocer. Aug 20 at 3 at offices of

Dallow, Queen st, Wolverhampton
Liverpool, Aug 18 at 11
Dawber, James Kirke, Croydon, Surrey, Coal Merchant. Pet July

Corns, Joseph, Wolverhampton, of no occupation. Aug 24 at 11 at

offices of Gatis, King st, Wolverhampton 31. Rowland. Croydon, Aug 20 at 11

Cousins, John, Gray's inn passage, Holborn, Engraver. Aug 12 at Hargan, David Amner, Greenwich, Kent, Watchmaker. Pet Aug 4.

ll at 34, St Martin st, Leicester sq Pitt-Taylor. Greenwich, Aug 24 at 1

Cox, Joseph Henry Silvamus, Fleet st, Provision Dealer. Aug 19 at Owen, Richard, Manchester, Stationer. Pet July 24. Lister, Man

3 at offices of Garrod, Great James st, Bedford row chester, Aug 30 at 12 Scales, Thomas, and Henry Fawcett Scales, Kendal, Watch.

Cubitt, Robert John, Heigham, Norwich, of no occupation. Aug 16

at 12 at offices of Emerson, Rampant Horse st, Norwich makers. Pet Aug 3. Thompson. Kendal, Aug 21 at 2 Wilson, Thomas, Manchester, Cabinet Maker. Pet Aug 4. Hulton,

Dale, Robert, Wakefield, York, Tobacconist, Aug 19 at 11 at offices

of Kemp, Barstow sq. Wakefield Salford, Aug 25 at 11 Young, James, Prittlewell, Eseex, Draper. Pet Aug 1. Gepp.

D'Archambaud, Charles Albert Louis Adolphe Henry, Croydon, ProChelmsford, Aug 18 at 2

fessor of Music. Aug 23 at 3 at oflices Gowing and Co, Finsbury

pavement TUESDAY, Aug. 10, 1850.

Dawson, William, York, China and Glass Doaler. Aug 24 at 1 at Under the Bankruptcy Act, 1869.

offices of Wilkinson, St Helen's sq Creditors must forward their proofs of debts to the Registrar.

Dickinson, George Simpson, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tobacconist. To Surrender in London.

Aug 13 at 2 at offices of Dove, Post office chambers, NewcastleBatsford, James, Edgware rd, Comb Manufacturer. Mot Feb 2. upon Tyne Pepys. Aug 24 at 12.30

Donaldson, Alexander, South Stockport, Chestor, Tobacconist. Aug Campbell, Charles, Clement's lane, Commission Agent. Pet July 13. 19 at 2.30 at offices of Brown and Ainsworth, Peter's gate, Stock Hazlitt. Aug 24 at 12

port Cocksedge, Charles William, Queen Victoria st, Commission Mer Donellan, Alexander, Bournemouth, Wine and Spirit Merchant. chant. Pet Aug 6. Murray. Aug 24 at 11.30

Aug 20 at 3 at offices of Michelmore, Old Christchurch rd, BourneIbbett, George, and Joseph Cooper, Pimlico walk, Hoxton, Boot and mouth

Shoe Manufacturers. Pet June 30. Brougham. Aug 25 at 12 Dyer, Edward James, Wallingford, Berks, Grocer. Aug 19 at 12.30 Johnson, Edward George. Pitfield st. Hoxton, Oil and Colour Mer at Feathers Inn, Market pl, Wallingford. Hedges and Co, Walchant. Pet Aug 6. Murray. Aug 25 at 12.30

lingford Knight, Thomas, Melbourne grove, Dulwich, Builder. Pet Aug 5. | Farthing, William, Queen's rd, Bayswater, Builder, Aug 24 at 2 Hazlitt. Aug 25 at 12

at offices of Kearsey and Co, Old Jewy

Ferrier, Frederick William, Great Yarmouth, Solicitor. Aug 19 at

12 at offices of Jeffery, South quay, Great Yarmouth Frost, Edmund, and Stephen Jarrett Cook, St Mary Axe, Ship

Owners. Aug 19 at 2 at Guildhall Tavern, Gresham st. Bellamy and Co, Bishopgate st, Within Gerli, Angelo Ferdinando, Regent st, Hotol Proprietor. Sept 1 at 3

at Inns of Court Hotel, High Holborn, Lewis and Lowis, Ely pl,

Holborn Goddard, William, Cambridge, Whitesmith. Aug 19 at 11 at the

Wrestlers' Inn, Petty Curry, Cambridge. Lyon, Cambridge Groom, Jonathan George, Kettering, Northampton, Baker. Aug 23

at 2 at offices of Toller, Gas st, Kettering Harrison, John Joseph, Lowestoft, Suffolk, Brower. Aug 23 at

12.30 at 4, Princes st, Ipswich. Birkett and Bantoft, Ipswich Hart, Richard Pelham, Lower Marsh, Lambeth, Manager to a

Licensed Victualler. Aug 16 at 10 at offices of Goatly, Westmin

ster Bridge rd Hirst, Samuel, Leeds, Corn Factor. Aug 19 at 2 at offices of Ford

and Warren, Albion st, Leeds Jenkins, Thomas, Tintern, Monmouth, Farmer. Aug 16 at 3 at

offices of J. and S. B. Parsons, High st, Bristol. David, Newport Jones, Gomer, Nantwich, Chester, Ginger Beer Manufacturer.

Aug 14 at 2 at offices of Warburton, Nantwich rd, Crewe Kemp, John, Leicester, General Agent. Aug 17 at 11 at the Trade

Protection Society, New st, Leicester Lucas, Frederick James, White Lion st, Norton Folgato, Saddler.

Aug 17 at 3 at offices of Catlin, Wormwood st, Old Broad st McDermott, Peter. Bolton, Lancaster, Tailor. Aug 20 at 3 at offices

of Mawdsley and Hughes, Wood st, Bolton Miller, Andrew, Upper Housell, Worcester, Travelling Drapor. Aug

21 at 3 at 24, Broad st, Worcester. Miller Mills, William, Caledonian rd, Islington, Corn Dealer, Aug 20 at 3

at offices of Lewis, Wilmington sq, Clerkenwell Mogg, John Pearce, Hyde rd, Hoxton, Grocer. Aug 17 at 3 at offices

of Browne and Co, John st, Bedford row Morrison, Edwin Alfred, Edgware rd, Paddington, Livery Stable

Keeper. Aug 19 at 1 at offices of Dubois, Chancery lane. Maynard,

Clifford's-inn Nicholson, John Thomas, City rd, Islington, Linendraper. Aug 25 at 2 at offices of Morphett and Littlejohn, King st, Cheapside.

Terry, King st, Cheapside Owans, John, Widnes, Lancaster, Estate Agent. Aug 23 at

11 at the Central Hotel, Widnes. Bygott, Sandbach Paddy, James, Hanley, Stafford, out of business. Aug 18 at 3 at

offices of Ashmall, Albion st, Hanley Palin, William, jun, Widnes, Lancaster, Grocer. Aug 19 at 2.30 at

offices of Spenceley, South John et, Liverpool Parker, John Charles, Lewisham, Kent, Builder. Aug 20 at 3 at

offices of Harcourt, Moorgate st Parker, Robert, Tooley st, Southwark, Potato Merchant. Aug 19

at 3 at offices of Moore and Son, Crosby sq, Bishopsgaté. Small. Perl, Michael, Houndsditch, Dealer in Tobacconists' Fancy Goods. Aug 23 at 3 at the Metropolitan Hotel, South pl, Finsbury. Pod

more and Harte, Moorgate st Perrin, Charles, Southsea, Hants, late a Major in Her Majesty's

Army, Aug 23 at 11 at offices of Blake and Reed, Union st, Port



Webb, Alfred, Frome, Somerset, Saddler. Aug 20 at 3 at offices of

Phillips, Small st, Bristol, Brown, Corn st, Bristol
Whelan, Joseph, Median road, Lower Clapton, Ironmonger. Ang

25 at 10 at offices of Harling, Fetter lane, Fleet st
Whiteley, Henry, Dalton, near Hudderstield, Grocer. Aug 12 at 3

at offices of Mills and Bibby, Byrom buildings, Huddersfield Wisdom, Frederick William, St James's square, Club Proprietor.

Aug 26 at 3 at the City Terminus Hotel, Cannon st. Simpson and

Cullingford, Gracechurch st
Young, Arthur, Fulham rd, West Brompton, Glass and China

Dealer. Aug 16 at 3 at offices of Johnson, Seymour pl, Maryle-
bono rd

TUESDAY, Aug. 10, 1890.
Adcock, George, Birmingham, Greengrocer. Aug 20 at 11 st offices

of Beaton, Church st, Birmingham
Anscombe, Robert, Old Kent rd, Skin Merchant. Aug 23 at 11 at

Guildhall Coffee house, Gresham st. French, Crutched Friars
Barker, Francis, York, Millwright. Aug 25 at 10.30 at offices of

Harrison, Kirby Moorside
Barker, James, Worksworth, Derby, Licensed Victualler, Aug 23

at 3 at offices of Briggs, Amen alley, Derby
Beckett, John, Tarvin, Chester, Farmer, Aug 24 at 11 at oflices on

Brassey, Werbergh st, Chester
Bell, Frederick Edwin, Scarborough, York, Carver. Aug 20 et 3 at

offices of Watts, Queen st, Scarborough
Bloodworth, Edwin, Uley, Gloucester, Grocer. Aug 23 at 3 at offices

of Taynton and Sons, Clarence st, Gloucester Boot, Sarah, Nottingham, Licensed Victualler. Aug 30 at 12 %

offices of Brittle, St Peters chambers, St Peter's gate Boxwell, Thomas, Scarborough, York, Photographic Artist. Ang ?

at 11 at offices of Crowther, Huntriss row, Scarborough Bradford, Joseph, South Shields, Varnish Merchant. Ang 20 at 3

at offices of Mabane and Graham, South Shields Brookes, Joseph, Redditch, Worcester, Painter and Glazier. Ang i9

at 3 at offices of Simmons, Bennett's Hill, Birmingham Buckle, Richard, Walworth rd, Draper. Aug 27 at 2 at 145, Cheap

side. Boulton, Gresham buildings Calvert, Anne, Kingston-upon-Hall, Milliner. Aug 19 at 11 at offers

of Stead and Sibree, Bishop's lane, Kingston-upon-Hull Capon, Jane, Dorking, Surrey, Coal Merchant. Aug 24 at 11.89 st

offices of Morrison, High st, Reigate
Carnell, Joseph, jun., Sheffield, Clothier. Aug 24 at 3 at offices d

Ehrenfeldt, High st, Sheffield
Chapman, Edward, Stetchworth, Cambridge, General shop Keeper.

Aug 28 at 10 at Wrestler's Hotel, Petty Cury
Cliff, William Murfin, Burton-on-Trent, Brewers Manager. Ang 1
at 11 at Star Inn, High st, Burton-on-Trent. Taylor, Burtonen.

Coles, Thomas, Bicester, Oxford, Licensed Victualler. Aug Bat 11

at offices of Mills, Market hill, Bicester
Collinson, Allen, Halifax, Fish, Fruit, and Game Merchant. Ang

25 at 11 at offices of Rhodes, Horton st, Halifax
Cook, John Dawson, Sheepbridge, Derby, Earthenware Mannfac-
turer. Aug 20 at 3 at offices of Webster and Styring, Heartshead,

Cotton, Charles Bull, Bishopsgate st Without, Tobacconist. Aug 23

at 3 at offices of Noon and Clarke, Blomfield st
Crawshaw, Marshall Hartley, Dewsbury, York, Grocer. Ang 21 at

3 at offices of Ibberson, Westgate, Dewsbury

George, Honley, York, Carrier. Aug 20 at 4 at ofices to
Booth, John William st, Huddersfield
Darby, Charles, Smethwick, Stafford, Beerhouse keeper. Ang 25

11 at offices of Shakespeare, Church st, Oldbury
Davies, Daniel, Festiniog, Merioneth, Storekeeper's Assistant. Ang

20 at 3 at offices of Thomas, Portland st, Aberystwith Davies, John, Ystalyfera, Glamorgan, Cabinet Maker, Ang 903

at offices of Evans and Davies, Wind st, Swansea
Davis, Charles, Gloucester, Corn Portor. Aug 19 at 11 at offices of

York, Berkeley st, Gloucester
Dixon, Charles, Skegness, Lincoln, Refreshment House keeper,

Aug 20 at 2 at offices of Thimbleby and Son, Spilsby
Dugdale, Robert, Penzance, Butcher. Aug 28 at 2 at offices of Dals,

Parade st, Penzance
Edwards, George, Winford, Somerset, Farmer. Aug 21 at 11 s

offices of Fry and Co, Corn st, Bristol
Ellis, David, Kirkdale, Liverpool, General Dealer. Aug 24 at 3

offices of Quilliam, Post Office pl, Liverpool Emedy, John, Stourbridge, Worcester, Draper. Aug 18 at 3 st the

Queen's Hotel, Stephenson place, Birmingham, in lieu of the place

originally named Evans, Evan Thomas,

Mountain Ash, Glamorgan, Chenist. Aug 21 at 2 at the Victoria Hotel, Pontypridd. Rosser, Pontypridd Evans, John, Llanfairfechan, Carnarvon, Plumber. Aug 19 at 2 st

the Bee Hotel, Rhyl. Roberts, Bangor Fletcher. William, Sheffield, Cutlery Manufacturer. Aug 3

13 at offices of Rodgers and Co, Cutlers' Hall, Church st, Shef.

Flowers, Emma Amelia, King's Lynn, Norfolk, Conch Builder.

Aug 24 at 1 at offices of Ward, Tuesday Market place, King's
Gale, Joseph, Tuxford, Nottingham, Draper. Aug 27 at 11 at offices

of Bescocy, Grove st, Retford
Garn, William George, Hemingford rd, Builder. Aug 31 at 2 at ollees

of Perry, Guildhall chmbrs, Basinghall st
Gibbens, George, Sittingbourne, Kent, Brick Manufacturer. Aug 12
at 3 at the Guildhall Tavern, Gresham st.

Brook and Chayman,
Coleman st
Gibbon, Edward, jun, Warrington, Lancashire, Estate Agent

Aug 26 at 3 at offices of Ashton and' woods, Horsemarket st, ar
Groom, John William, King's Lynn, Norfolk, Grocer. Ang 25 at 12.50

at offices of Beloe, New Conduit st, King's Lynn Guy, Charles, and Arthur Edwin' Clay, Norwich, Fruit Wer:

chants. Aug 23 at 12 at offices of Bavin and' Daynes, Ex

change st Hall, Stephen George, Little Newport st, Oilman, Aug 28 4 34

offices of Wright and Law, High Holborn

Pettet, James, Scrutton st, Glass Dealer. Aug 24 at 2 at offices of

Blachford and Co, College hill, Cannon st
Potter, Henry, Lymington, Southampton, Grocer. Aug 19 at 1 at

the Creditors' Association, Arthur st East. Jackman, Lymington Pronger, George Frederick, Tillington, Sussex, of no business. Aug

20 at 1l at the Terminus Hotel, Brighton. Mant, Storrington Ramskill, Isaac, Whitwood, York, Grocer. Aug 19 at 3 at the

Creditors' Association, Park row, Leeds
Rigby, Caroline, Blackpool, Temperance Hotel keeper. Aug 19 at 3

at offices of Ambler, Cannon st, Preston
Riley, John, Stratford New Town, Essex, Baker. Aug 16 at 4 at

offices of Morphett and Littlejchn, King st, Cheapside
Riley, John, Hanley, Stafford, Cooper. Aug 16 at 11 at the Queen's

Hotel, Hanley. Ashmall, Hanley
Robinson, Edward, and William Robert Webb, Bristol, Timber

Merchants. Aug 19 at 2.30 at offices of Tribe and Co, Albion

chambers, Bristol. Salmon, Bristol
Robinson, Philip, Derby. Grocer. Aug 16 at 3 at offices of Briggs,

Amen alley, Derby
Rothwell, William, and James Rothwell, Waterfoot, nr Manchester,

Felt Manufacturers. Aug 16 at 3 at the Reed Hotel, Rochdale.

Sykes, Bacup
Sandiford, Joseph, and Edwin Davenport, Radcliffe, Lancastor,
Bleachers. Aug 24 at 3 at offices of Boote and Edgar, Booth st,

Scholes, James, Birkenhead, Chester, Painter. Aug 18 at 3 at offices

of Thompson, Hamilton st, Birkenhead
Scott, John, Guisborough, York, B cher. Aug 14 at 11 at offices of

Draper, Finkle st, Stockton-on-Tees
Sewards, Thomas, Liverpool, Bookbinder. Aug 25 at 3 at offices of
Banner and Lawson, Union ct, Liverpool. Cleaver and Holden,

Shore, Daniel, Wellington row, Bethnal Green, Boot Manufacturer.
Aug 16 at 3 at 20, Metropolitan chambers, Broad st. Widde-

Sidaway, Simeon, Rowley Regis, Stafford, Carter. Aug 20 at 3 at

offices of Stokes and Harper, Priory st, Dudley
Smith, George, Lincoln, Grocer, Aug 19 at 11 at offices of Page, jun,

Flaxengate, Lincoln
Stanley, Walter, Burnley, Lancaster, Fruiterer. Aug 20 at 3 at

the Thorn Hotel, St James' st, Burnley. Hodgson, Burnley Stevens, Stephen, Dudley, Worcester, Manager of Chain Works.

Aug 21 at il at offices of Wright High st, Cradley Heath
Sumner, William, Bolton, Lancaster, Hat Manufacturer, Aug 20 at

3 at offices of Ryley and Haslam, Mawdsley st, Bolton
Taylor, William, York, Builder. Aug 20 at 11 at offices of Anderson,

Stonegate, York Thorburn. William, Chesterton, Stafford, Tailor, Aug 18 at 2 at offices of Salt, Keele st, Tunstall


Hall, Thomas James, Derby, Builder. Aug 26 at 3 at offices of Heath, Slowe, John, Netherwood st, Brondesbury, Commercial Traveller. Amen alley, Derby

Aug 21 at 3 at 40, Southompton bldgs, Holborn. Cooper, Chancery Hammond, George Henry, Brierley hill, Stafford, Grocer. Aug 25 at lane 11 at offices of Higgs, Queen st, Wolverhampton

Smart, George, St. Helen's, Lancaster, Bottle Blower, Aug 24 at 3 at Harmer, Ebenezer, New Brompton, Kent, Grocer. Aug 25 at 3 at offices of Riley and Cook, Hardshaw st, St Helen's offices of Basset, Eastgate, Rochester

Smith, Elizabeth Sarah, Kingston-upon-Hull, Club Agent. Aug 25 Hawkins, Jeremiah, Staunton, Worcester, Farmer. Aug 19 at 2 at at 11 at offices of Codd, Cogan st, Hull the Spread Eagle Hotel, Gloucester. Edmonds

Smith, Herbert, Leamington, Warwick, Builder. Aug 24 at 2.30 at Hodson, Thomas, Bootle, Lancaster, Grocor. Aug 20 at 3 at offices offices of Wright and Hassell, Dormer pl, Leamington of Yates and Co, Water st, Liverpool

Spreadborough, Samuel John, and Henry Feldwick, Brightou, Holmes, Henry, Cheltenham, Hotel Keeper. Aug 21 at 10 at offices Builders. Sept 6 at 3 at offices of Freeman and Freeman-Gell, of Stroud, Clarence parade, Cheltenham

Ship st, Brighton Holwill, Frederick, Torrington, Devon, Merchant. Ang 26 at 2 at Sutcliffe, Ellen, Manchester, Perambulator Manufacturer. Aug 19 offices of Chanter and Co, Bridge Hall chambers, Barnstaple

at 3 at offices of Woolley, South King st, Manchester Horrocks, John, Manchester, Manufacturer. Aug 25 at 3 at offices Swallow, William, Leeds, Grocer. Aug 20 at 1 at offices of Rooke and of Earle and Co, Brown st, Manchester

Midgley, White Horse st, Boar lano Horsfall, Thomas Edwin, Leeds, Drysalter. Aug 23 at 3 at offices of Symes, Richard, Southampton, Wheelwright. Aug 23 at 3 at offices Pullan, Bond st, Leeds

of Bell, Portland st, Southampton Howells, David Thomas, Ystradyfodwd, Glamorgan, Grocer. Aug Theakstone, George, Nun Monkton, York, Farmer. Aug 26 at 2 at

24 at 12.30 at offices of Collins, Broad st, Bristol. Morgan, Ponty offices of Wood, Pavement, York pridd

Trow, Daniel, Corwen, Merioneth, Builder. Aug 24 at 12 at the Hughes, David, Hartford, Chester, Builder. Aug 20 at 11 at offices Wynnstay Arms Hotel, Ruabon. James, Corwen of Green and Dixon, Castle chambers, Northwich

Ward, Thomas Bernard, Sloane st, Dyer. Aug 24 at 12 at the Mitre Ive, Edmund, Shepherd's Hill Farm, Harefield, Farmer. Aug 31 at Hotel, Cathedral gates, Manchester. Walley, Manchester

3 at the Guildhall Tavern, Gresham st. Cooper, Chancery lane Westerby, Matthew, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, out of business. Aug 18 Jackson, Joseph, and Robert Grey Curr, Lower Broughton, Lan. at 3 at offices of Macdonald, Mosley st, Newcastle-on-Tyne

caster, Clerks. Aug 24 at 2 at offices of Simpson, Kennedy st, Whiteley, Joseph Thomas, Nottingham, Silk Merchant. Aug 26 at Manchester

11 at offices of Burton and Co, Long row, Nottingham James, Richard, Newport, Monmouth, Grocer. Aug 26 at 12 at Wolstenhulme, Mark, Oldham, Lancaster, out of business. Aug 25

offices of J. and S. B. Parsons, Iligh st, Bristol. David, Newport at 3 at the Wheat Sheaf Hotel, Fennel st, Manchester, Whitaker, Johnson, Charles, Selhurst, Croydon, Draper. Aug 20 at 11 at the Oldhamn

Green Dragon Hotel, High st, Croydon. Dennis, Croydon Wood, Robert, Drummond st, Commercial Traveller. Sept 4 at 12
Leach, Frederick William, Bristol, Provision Merchant. Aug 20 at at offices of Behrend, Bucklersbury
12 at offices of Collins, Broad et, Bristol. Clifton and Carter, Woodhill, John Parkes, Bristol, Boarding School Proprietor. Aug

23 at 2 at offices of Tribe and Co, Albion chambers, Bristol. Sibly, Leigh, William George, and John Leigh, Middleton, Lancaster, Bristol

Browers. Aug 27 at 2 at offices of Leigh, Brown st, Manchester Wynn, Robert, Sunderland, Durham, Joiner. Aug 14 at 11 at offices
Lester, John, Nottingham, Lacemaker. Aug 23 at 2 at offices of of Huntly, Fawcett st, Sunderland
Truman, Poultry arcade, Nottingham

Young, James Brown, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Hosier. Aug 23 at 11 Linforth, Richard, East st, Walworth, Engineer. Aug 24 at 10 at at the Cannon st Hotel, Cannon st. Keenlyside and Co, Newoffices of Waring, Borough High st, Southwark

castle-upon-Tyne Lingham Charles, and Matilda Lingham, Eastbourne, Sussex,

Stationers. Aug 24 at 2 at offices of Champion and Co, General
Post Office, Eastbourne
Learing, Thomas, Turner sq, Hoxton, Coal and Corn Merchant.
Aug 18 at 3 at 27a, Turner sq, Hoxton. Jackson

Anti-Dyspeptic Cocoa or Chocolate Powder.
Loewenthal, Morris, Grosvenor park, Walworth, Bag Manufacturers' Guaranteed Pare Soluble Cocoa of the Finest Quality, with the

Foreman, Aug 20 at 3 at offices of Sturt, Southwark st, Borough excess of fat extracted. Maidment, William, East Stower, Dorset, Baker. Aug 24 at 3 at The Facalty pronounce it " the most nutritious, perfectly digestible offices of Bell and Freame, Gillingham

beverage for Breakfast, Luncheon, or Supper, and invaluable for Mollison, Bethal Hick, Leeds, Fishmonger. Ang 20 at 3 at offices Invalids and Children." of Granger, Bank st, Leeds

Highly commended by the entire Medical Press. Marshall, Elizabeth Angelina, Railway Hotel, Uxbridge, Licensed Boing without sugar, spice, or other admixture, it suits all palates,

Victualer. Aug 31 at 3 at offices of Gardiner and Co, High st, keeps better in all climates, and is four times the strength of cocoas Uxbridge

THICKENED yet WEAKENED with starch, &c., and in REALITY CHEAPER McClellan, David Cathcart, The Chase, Clapham, Military Tutor. than such Mixtures.

Aug 23 at 3 at 40, Southampton buildings, Holborn. Cooper, Made instantaneously with boiling water, a teaspoonful to a Break. Chancery lane

fast Cap, coating less than a halfpenny. Michael, George, Newport, Monmouth, Harness Manufacturer.

COCOATINA A LA VANILLE is the most delicate, digestible, cheapest
Aug 23 at 2.30 at the Swan Hotel, Birmingham. David, Newport Vanilla Chocolate, and may be taken when richer chocolate is pro-
Miles, James, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, Upholsterer. Aug 24 at 3 at hibited.
offices of Andrews and Mason, Ironmonger lane. Taylor and In tin packets at ls, 6d., 3., 5s. 6d., &c., by Chemists and Grocers,
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not to have been pressed against the defendants at the trial. There the case made against them was based on the theory that they were trustees for the plaintiff, quá directors of the corporation. But, as Lord Justice Brett

pointed out, the doctrine that directors of a company are, LONDON, AUGUST 21, 1880.

as such, trustees for persons dealing with the company is, or ought to be, exploded. On the application for the

new trial it was argued (although apparently not put CONTENTS.

forward in the pleadings) that the defendants were liable CURRENT TOPICS:

to the plaintiff because they knew of, and derived per. The Vacation Sittingg......


sonal benefit from, a breach of trust by the corporation. Contract or Trust ......

The first step in such an argument was, of course, to estab. Depriving a Successful Plaintiff of Costs. The Recordership of Sheffield...

lish that the corporation were trustees for the plaintiff. The New Orders as to Court Fees .........

The plaintiff paid £1,000 to the corporation for investLEADERS:

ment upon certain terms which had to be gathered, Discharge of Surety by Surrender of Security .........

according to Lord Justice Brett, “from a mass of incon. sistent phraseology in almost senseless documents.” His

Lordship considered that these terms constituted a con794

tract and did not create a trust. Lord Justice Bramwell declined to decide whether a trust was created or not,

although he felt it difficult to say there was not a trust. LEGISLATION OF THE WEEK .......

Lord Justice Baggallay held that a trust was created. LEGAL NEWS .....

798 We gather from a portion of Lord Justice Bramwell's LONDON GAZETTES, &C., &C.....

judgment that he considered Lord Justice Brett as CASES REPORTED IN TAE WEEKLY REPORTER.

holding that, because there was a contract between the

plaintiff and the corporation, therefore, there was no trust. Ballard v. Marsden (Ch. Div. Fry, J.)....

. 914

It is obvious that Lurd Justice Brett could never have Chapman y, Knight (C. P. Div.) ......

919 Clarkson v. Henderson (Ch, Div. V.C.H.) .......

.. 907 intended to lay down any such proposition as a general Finch, In re. Abbiss v. Burney (Ch. Div. V.C.M.) ........ 903 one. What lies at the root of his judgment on this Goodman's Trusts, In re (Ch, Div. M.R) .....

. 902 Horder, Appellant, Scott, Respondent (Q. B. Div.).

point is that he considered that, as soon as the £1,000

........... 918 James, Appellant, Howarth, Respondent (C. P. Div.).

was paid by the plaintiff to the company, it ceased in Kirk, Ex parte. Greener, In re (App.) ....... London Guarantee and Accident Company (Limited), The, v.

equity as well as at law to be the money of the plaintiff. Fearnley (H. L.) ...

If this were so, according to the terms of dealing between Moore and Robinson's Banking Company, Ex parte. In re the parties, then Lord Justice Brett's proposition was true

Armytage (Bkcy.) .......................................... 924 Morton and Hallett, In rê (App.) .......

as applied to the particular case. Lord Justice Bramwell Queen, The, v. May and others, Justices of Essex (Q. B. Div.).. 918 agreed with Lord Justice Brett in holding that, even Queen, The, v. Platts (Q. B. Div.)........... Stevenson, Jaques, & Co. v. McLean (Q. B. Div.) ..........

assuming a trust to have been created, and a breach Wakefield Urban Sanitary Authority, The, Appellants; Mander,

thereof to have been committed, neither the evidence

| admitted nor that rejected showed that the defendants Wheal Unity Wood Mining Company, In re- The, Chy. noweth's Case (App.) .....

had derived any such personal benefit in the transaction Whitmore v. Farley (ch. Div. Fry, J.) ..............

as to render them liable to the plaintiff, and that, on this Williams v. Stern (App.) ........

ground, there ought not to be a new trial. Lord Justice Willmott v. Barber (Ch. Div. Fry, J.).......................... 11 Young, Ex parte. Symonds, In re (Bkcy.) .................... 924 Baggallay disagreed with the majority of the court in

this respect, and was in favour of a new trial. CURRENT TOPICS.

THE RECENT DECISION of the Court of Appeal in Harnett THE FIRST VACATION SITTING in the Chancery Division 1 v. Vise will probably cause some surprise in the prowas held on Wednesday, when Mr. Baron Pollock disposed

fession on account of the wide view taken by the court of fifty-three motions. The proceedings were apparently

as to the extent of the discretion vested in the judge not of very great interest. In one case the learned

and court by order 55, in depriving a successful plainBaron discharged a writ of ne exeat regno, but most of

tiff of his costs “for good cause shown." The action the cases were ordinary applications for injunctions or for

was for libel, and, after several days' trial before Mr. the winding up of companies. On an application for a

Baron Huddleston and a special jury, a verdict was return of a parliamentary deposit his lordship expressed

found for the plaintiff, with £10 damages. The dean opinion that such orders ought to be treated as vaca

fendant's counsel applied to Mr. "Baron Huddleston to tion business, and he directed that in all cases where the

deprive the plaintiff of his costs, and his lordship, after Bill had been passed or thrown out after the last motion

some discussion, acceded to the application, on the day in the Trinity Sittings the motion for the return of

ground that “the plaintiff had, by his conduct, the deposit should be placed in the paper without special

brought the whole thing upon himself," and he observed

that the verdict was, to his mind, “ inexplicable.” The leave.

Exchequer Division (the court being composed of Mr.

Baron Huddleston and Mr. Justice Stephen) refused to THE RESULT IN THE COURT OF APPEAL of the applica vary this decision, and the plaintiff appealed to the Court tion for a new trial in the case of Wilson v. Lord Bury, of Appeal, his counsel arguing that the words “ for good a short report of which was given last week, although cause shown,” in order 55, could refer only to some part probably correct, is nevertheless, in some respects, both of the conduct of the successful party which had in. curious and unsatisfactory. Nominally the point for creased the costs payable by his opponent, and that decision was whether certain evidence was improperly since the jury had found that the letter written by the rejected by the Lord Chief Justice at the trial; really defendant was a libel, and had negatived the justificathe questions were, whether the relation of trustee and tion, the judge had no right to take a course by which cestui que trust existed under the circumstances between he had virtually set aside the verdict. The Lords Justices, the Colonial Trusts Corporation and the plaintiff, whether however, dismissed the appeal, Lord Justice James obthere had been a breach of trust, and whether the serving that it was not consistent with the language or defendants, the directors of the corporation, were liable spirit of order 55 to construe it as if it had contained for that breach of trust as having knowingly derived the words, “provided that in all cases in which, in an personal benefit from it. This ground of liability seems action for slander or libel, a jury shall give a verdict for

Wheal' Ulent (C. P. Div. Authority, the

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