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ALEXANDER H. ROBBINS, Editor.
ST. LOUIS, MO.:
TABLE OF CASES.
This list includes only those cases commented upon editorially or in our Notes of Important Decisions, or in full annotated. The abbreviation Ed., indicates editorially-R. D., cases commented upon in our Notes of Important Decisions, and ann. case, annotated case.
Adams v. Elseffer (Mich.) Evidence-Evidence of Char.
acter in Civil Suits, R. D. 252. Berlet v. Weary (Neb.) Persoual Process-Privilege of
Members of Legislature as to Service of Summons,
ann. case, 370. Bernhardt v. Curtis La.) Bankruptcy Effect of Un
expired Lease, ann. Case, 107. Blackstone v. Miller (U.S. S. C.) Situs of Property for
Purposes of Inheritance Taxation, Ed. 381. Brand v. Connery (Mich.) Creditors' Bill Following
Improvements by Husband on Wife's Property, ann.
case, 271. Bronson v. Albion Telephone Co. (Neb.) Telephones
Erection of Poles as an Additional Servitude on
tion, R. D. 322. Brown v. LaSociety Francais (Cal.) Hospitals-When
is a Hospital “Charitable" so as to Exempt it from Liability for the Negligence of its Employees, R. D.
464. Burks v. Bosso (N. Y.) Civil Rights Boo black Stand
as a “Public Accommodation,” R. D. 423. Burt v. Union Central Life Insurance Co. (U.S.S. C.)
Life Insurance-Execution of Insured for Crime as a
302. Callicott v. Allen (Ind.) Right to Recover on a Mortgage
which has been Transferred by the Mortgagee to, or Executed in Favor of, a Resident of Another State,
for the Purpose of Evading Taxation, Ed. 461. Cannon v. Merry (Ga.) Intoxication- A Public Dispen
sary Operated Unlawfully by a Town, as a “Blind
Tiger,” R. D. 183. Champion v. Ames (U. S. S. C.) Right of Congress un.
der its Power to Regulate Commerce to Probibit the
Shipment of Lottery Tickets by Express, R. D. 341. Chicago, B. & Q. Ry. Co. v. Winfrey (Neb.) Negligence
-Contributory Negligence in Jumping from Moving
Train, R. D. 443.
Whether Passengers Going to or from Trains are
Tracks, Ed. 41.
as Trustee of Public Charity Under a Will, R. D. 203. Currell v. Railroad (Mo.) Pleading-Application of the
Rule of Express Aider to Cases of Contract in which
Essential Provisions have been Omitted, R. D. 122. Eaton v. Brown (Dist. Col. App.) Wills upon Condition
-Effect of Failure of Condition, ann, case, 166. English and Ayling, In re (Eng.) Sheriffs and Consta.
bles - Right of Sheriff to Recover Fees out of Prop. erty Remaining in his Possession over Twenty-one
Days, R. D. 423. Fewings v. Mendenhall (Minn.) Street Railroads-In.
jury to Passenger from Missile Thrown by Membei
of Mob, ann. case, 289. Flanner v. Butler (N. Car ) Husband and Wife--Pur
chase of Land by Wife with Husband's Money, R. D
182. Foley v. Martin (Cal.) Sheriffs and Constables-Liabil
ity of Sheriff for Act of Deputy in Breaking into a Private Dwelling to Servc Process, R. D. 383.
Fox v. Willis (Ky.) United States
Validity of Contract by a United States Oficial to Collect a Claim against
the Government, R. D. 402. Gelbough v. West Side Amusement Co. (N.J.) Nuisance
-Noises Produced by Sunday Ball Games as Consti
tuting a Nuisance, R. D. 162. Georgia Railroad Co. v. Maddox (Ga.) Nuisance
Switching of Railroad Cars on Sunday as a Nuisance,
R. D. 162. Gilbert v. The Washington Beneficial Endowment Asso.
ciation (Dist. Col. App.) Insurance Companies Settlement of Affairs in Case of Insolvency – Prac.
tice, ann, case, 450. Goldsberry v. State (Neb.) Criminal Law- Testimony of
Collateral Transactions to Show Intent, RD. 123. Henley v. Wilson (Cal.) Husband and Wife-Liability
for Wife's Torts, ann. case, 10. Homestead Mining Company v. Reynolds (Colo.) Fraud.
ulent Conveyances--Conveyance of Mining Property
for Stock in Mining Corporation, R. D. 203. Hyatt v. New York (U. S. S. C.) Actual Presence of Ac
cused within the Demanding State in Order to Con.
stitute him a Fugitive from Justice, Ed. 421. Jarman V Rea (Cal.) Libel and Slander-Whether a
False Newspaper or Individual Criticism of a Candidate for Office is a Privileged Communication, R. D),
246. Johnson v. Cooley (Tex.) Trial and Procedure - Viola.
tion of Rule Excluding Witness from the Court Room, as Justifying the Court in Refusing to Per
mit Certain Witnesses to Testify, R. D. 82. Kavanaugh Manufacturing Co. v. Rose'n (Mich.) Sales
Unfavorable Report by Commercial Agency of Pur. chaser's Financial Standing as Justifying Seller's
Failure to Perform, R. D. 103. La Follett v. Mitchell (Oreg.) Res Adjudicata - What
are the Necessary Points of Controversy of a Case Involved in a Judgment Therein, Where there are
Several Defenses, R. D. 2. Langdon v. Coplin (Neb.) Attorney and Client
Validity of Contract with Third Person for the Pro
curement of Clients and Witnesses, R. D. 382. Lawshe v. Tacoma Railway Co. (Wash.) Street Rail
roads-Right of Passenger to Travel on Transfer not
Properly Punched, R. D. 283. Leake v. Lucas (Neb.) Family Necessaries- Liability of
Wife for Expenses of Medical Attendance, ann. case,
428. Liverpool, etc , Ins. Co. v. Lumber Co. (Okla.) Insur.
ance-Parol Waiver of Conditions of Policy With or
Without Authority of Agents of Officers, R. D. 3. Livingston v. Livingston (N. Y.) Constitutional Law
Alimony as a Vested Right Protected from Subse.
quent Modificaton, ann. case, 467. Livingston v. Page (Vt.) Public Policy - Contract to
Support Candidates for Political Preferment, R. D.
103. McNulty v. Mt. Morris Electric Light Co. (N. Y.) Right
to Jury Trial in Equitable Actions where it Appears that the Right to Equitable Relief has passed Away
after Commencement of Suit, ann. case, 69. Males v. Sovereign Camp Woodman of the World (Tex.)
The Doctrine of Vested Interest ag. Affecting the
Marshall & Bruce Co. v. City of Nashville (Tenn.) Muni
cipal Corporations - Constitutionality of Ordinance
Requiring Cnion Label, ann. case, 409. Missouri, K. & T. Ry.Co. v. Merrill (Kan.) Railroads Lia
bility for Furnishing Defective Car to Connecting
Line, R. D.224. Naturita Canal and Reservoir Company v. The People
(Colo.) Is the Proceeding for Punishinent of the Violation of an Injunction, Civil or Criminal, R. D.
383. Normile v. Navigation Co. (Oreg.) Carriers - Partial
Exemption from Liability for Negligence, R. D. 123. Otis & Gassman y. Parker (U. S. S. C.) Constitutional Law
· Right of State to Invalidate Sale of Stocks on Margin, ann. case, 231. Page v. District of Columbia (Dist. Col. App.) Intoxicat
ing Liquors - Exemption of "Congressional Restaurants” froin the Operation of License Laws of the
District of Columbia, R. D. 143. Parsons v. Lewiston Street Railway (Me.) New Trial
When Newly Discovered Evidence, Even if Cumula
tive, will be Ground for New Trial, R. D. 43. Payne v. United States (Dist. Col. App.) Right of the
Postmaster General or any of the Other Secretaries of the Federal Government to make Regulations for
their Respective Departments, Ed. 21. People v. Curiale (Cal.) Witnesses- Is Unlawful Sexual
Intercourse such Cruelty toward the Wife as Will
182. People v. Hyatt (N. Y.) Habeas Corpus as a Proper
Remedy to Secure Release of a Prisoner About to be
Demanding State, Ed. 61.
tion of Battery as Bar to Prosecution for Assault to
Commit Murder, R. D. 244. People v. Mills (Colo.) Constitutional Law – Right to
Enjoin Submission of Constitutional Amendments to
Voters, R. D., 182. People v. Smith (N. Y.) Evidence - When the Silence
of a Party can be Admitted as Evidence against
Him, R. D 63. Quatsoe v. Eggleston (Oreg.) Lottery-Validity of Vot.
ing Contest, ann. case. 332. Rowe v. Rugg (Iowa.) Schools and School Districts
Jurisdiction of Schoolmasters over Children out of
School, R. D. 465. Russell v. State (Seb.) Juries--Coercion of Juries by
Forcmg Them to Continue in Consultation Without
Sleep or Food, R. D. 262. School of Magnetic Healing v. McAnnulty (U. S. S. C.)
Mental or Magnetic Healing as a Fraudulent Scheme
to be Excluded from the Mails, Ed. 1. Shannon v. Shannon (Mo. App.) Divorce - Child Born
After Decree-Order for Maintenance, ann. case, 209. Siever v. Union Pacific Railway Co. (Neb.) Injunction
Right to Enjoin Multiplicity of Garnishment Pro. ceedings Instituted for the Purpose of Harassing
Defendants, R. D. 463.
Right of Purchaser of Commutation Ttiket to Free
Train, R. D. 142.
Charge Because Handed' up too Late, R. D 283. State v. Bartlett (Mo.) Whether a Man May Resist a
Public Horse. Whipping by Killing his Antagonist,
Ed. 101. State v. Bolln (W'yo.) Constitutional Law-Validity of
Special Juries, ann, case, 128. State v. Burns (Iowa.) Trial and Procedare-Arguments
of Counsel, R. D. 422. State v. Davis (Web.) Evidence-United States Census
Reports as Evidence of Population, R. D. 262.
State v. Ellis (Wash.) Self Defense-Evidence of Dan.
gerous Character of Deceased, ann. case, 148. State v. Height (Iowa) Compulsory Physical Examina
tion of Defendant, ann, case, 89. State v. Jackson (N. H.) Constitutionality and Con.
struction of Compulsory Education Laws, Ed. 361 State v. King (Iowa) Witnesses-Rule for Testing the
Competency of Infants as Witnesses, R. D. 44. State v. MacKnight (N. Car.) Physicians and Surgeons
Practicing Osteopathy Without a License, ann.
case, 189, State v. Maxwell (Iowa) Seduction-Can a Man Be Se.
duced into Carnal Intercourse with a Female, R. D.
43. State v. Meysenburg (Mo.) The First Set-Back to the
State in the St. Louis Bribery Investigation, Ed. 121. State v. Phillips (Iowa) Evidence-Identity of Objects
Introduced in Evidence, R. D. 102. State v. Pierson (N. Y.) Criminal Liability of Parent of
Child Who Dies Without Medical Treatment, Ed. 261. State v. Scheve (Neb.) Reading the Bible in the Public
Schools as Offending the Constitution, Ed. 81 State v. Smith (III.) Attorneys-Advertising for Divorce
Business as Ground for Disbarment, ann. case, 389. Steber v. The Railroad (Wis.) Whether Passengers Go
ing To or From Trains Are Guilty of Contributory Negligence in Failing to Stop, Look and Listen when
Crossing Intervening Railroad Tracks, Ed. 41. Sweet v. Ballentine (Idaho) Constitutional Law-Right
to Prohibit the Grazing of Sheep on the Public Do.
main, R. D. 223. Taff Vale Railway Co. v. The Amalgamated Society of
Railway Servants (Eng.) Civil Liability of Unincorporated Labor Unions and the Members Thereof,
Ed. 221. Takuji Yamashita, In re (Wash.) Aliens-Eligibility of
Japanese to Naturalization, R. D. 142.
Associations-Right of Camp Meeting Association to
363. Trembley v. Harmony Mills (N. Y.) Negligence-Dis
charge of Snow and Ice on Sidewalk, ann. case, 31. Union El. R. v. Nixon (III.) Contracts—Validity of Con
tract to Procure Property Holders' Consents to Con.
struction of Elevated Railroad, ann, case, 49. United States v. John Hay (Dist. Col. App.) Mandamus
Directing the Secretary of State to Enforce a Private
Claim Against a Foreign Government, R. D. 161. United States v. Northern Securities Company (U. S. C.
C., D. Minn.) Monopolies Combinations in Re. straint of Interstate Commerce under the Sherman
Anti-Trust Act, ann. case, 349; Ed. 241. Wabash Railroad v. Hanniban (U. S. C. C., E. D. Mo.,
Labor and Labor Unions—Right to Enjoin the Calling
of a Strike, ann. case, 306; Ed. 201. Walsh v. Association of Master Plumbers of St. Louis,
Mo. (Mo. App.) Monopolies--Regulation of Prices
by Plumbers' Association, ann, case, 251. Watkins v. Kaolin Manufacturing Co. (N. Car.) Negli.
gence-- Right of Action for Injury Resulting from
Fright, R. D. 244. Western R. R. v. Milligan (Ala.) Master and Servant
Negligence of Superintendent in Tickling Servant
Not an Act of the Master, R. D. 302. Whitmeier & Felbrick Co. v. City of Buffalo (U. S. C. C.,
W. D. N. Y.) Municipal Corporations - Right of a
City to Prohibit the Erection of Bill Boards, R. D. 244. Wood v. Casserleigh (Colo.) Contracts Validity of
Contract to Supply Evidence, R. D. 343. Wood's Estate, In re (Cal.) Marriage Extra-Terri.
torial Force of Statutes Prohibiting a Remarriage for a Definite Period after a Decree of Divorce, R. D 23.