Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of Appeals of Maryland, Volume 6

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Page 206 - ... one person being in fault will not dispense with another's using ordinary care for himself Two things must concur to support this action. An obstruction in the road by the fault of the defendant, and no want of ordinary care to avoid it on the part of the plaintiff.
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