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Assignment-Fraudulent preference-Pressure
(Re Irving; Ex parte Fell), 161
Bankrupt in Contempt-Discretion (Re Higson,
West and Co.), 102

Bankruptcy Act, 1869, The, 140

Bankruptcy Bill 1879, 100

Bill of sale-Attestation-Passing of property-

Trustee (Re Messe), 86

Bill of sale-Consideration-Bills of Sale Act

1878-Illegal seizure-Costs-(Re William Dear-

ing), 336

Debtor's property-Transfer of stock-in-trade-
Fraudulent preference-Act of bankruptcy (Re
Thomas Craddock), 336

Digest of bankruptcy decisions in 1878, 48, 66, 86,

120, 138, 160, 177, 195, 213, 230, 250, 268, 286

Distress-Right of distraining by landlord twice-

Suspension of distress (Re Duckells and Fur-

ness; Ex parte The Leeds Estate and Building

Society), 231

Fraudulent preference - What constitutes? - A
payment made by an insolvent debtor, on the
day he files his petition for liquidation, to a
particular creditor with a view of giving him a
preference over his other creditors-assuming
the creditor is not aware of the debtor's insol-
vency and of his intention to give such preference:
Held to be protected under the proviso to sect.
92 (Ex parte Bolland; Re Johnson), 268
Felony of bankrupt-Duty of creditors to prose-
cute-Dividend suspended-Exparte Shepherd;

Re Ball (Ex parte Grainger Permanent Build-
ing Society; Re Forrest), 49

Proof-Bills of exchange-Costs (Re John Peel;

Ex parte The Exchange and Discount Bank

Limited), 29

Registration of resolutions-Second petition (Re
Seizure-Sale by sheriff-Procedure-Title of
T. C. Vaughan), 337

Trade fixtures - Machinery - Disannexing by

trustee in bankruptcy (Re Townsend), 270

order of the court-Order ex parte-Rights of

landlord and trustee of bankrupt tenant

(Re Eli Mathers and Sons; Ex parte Close),


Trustees in bankruptcy-Sheriff's costs of holding
possession-Liability, 141

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(Partridge v. Foster), 234
Partnership- Alteration of firm-Notice - Evi-
dence (Goodwin Warren and Co. v. John Four-
nier and Francis William Cope; Thomas Rey-
nolds and Son v. Same), 269
Pawnbroker-A pawnbroker is indemnified, under
the 25th section of the Pawnbrokers Act 1872, for
the delivery of a pledge to the holder of the
ticket after notice and demand by an alleged
owner, who has not made and delivered a declara-
tion under the 29th section of the Act. Quære,
whether the owner of goods wrongfully pawned is
not restricted to his statutory remedies, and
deprived of his action of trover by the Pawn-
brokers Act 1872 (the Singer Manufacturing
Company v. Clarke), 51

Practice-A solicitor fined for contempt-A judge
cannot be required to take a note under the
County Courts Act 1875, after judgment (Stevens
v. Barclay, the Sheriff of Surrey), 252

Prohibition (Re The Emily), 214

Qui tam actions-Penalties (Brown v. Fox), 196

Railway company-Consignment to railway com-

panies-Liability to feed animals during transit

-17 & 18 Vict. c. 31, s. 7-What amounts to

wilful default? (Part v. Great Western Railway

Company), 141

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Dwelling-house-Occupation of part of house not structurally severed, 394

Andrews Precedents of Mortgages, &c., 96
Anson on the Principles of the Law of Contract,
Archibald's Forms of Summonses and Orders, 226
Baker (Sir Sherston), on the Laws relating to
Quarantine, 190

Bannister Fletcher, on Light and Air, 42
Baxter's Judicature Acts and Rules, 96
Bedford's Students' Guide to Stephen's Com-
mentaries, 61

Candy's Mayor's Court Practice, 6
Castle on Rating, 172

Cavanagh on the Law of Money Securities, 409
Chromograph, The, 409

Davis's Law of Registration, Municipal and
Parliamentary, 372

Dicey on the Law of Domicil, 226

Dron's Treatise on the Law of Property in In-
tellectual Productions, 409

Ford's Oaths in the Supreme Courts of Judicature

in England and Ireland, 25

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Settlement, the wife's equity to, 243
Insolvency of bank employed to collect money, Solicitor and client, payment of mortgage money,
International law, 298

Specific appropriation of moneys of bankruptcy, 75
Jurisdiction of the Court of Bankruptcy over Statute of Frauds, Mr. Justice Hawkins and the,
foreigners, 357
Landlord and tenant, notice to quit, 296

Contracts of sale, entire or divisible, conditions Landlord and tenant, right of tenant to recover
as to the time of deliveries, 114
Conversion by agents, 279

Corporations and their agents, wrongful acts of
the agents, 131

Costs where successful

counter-claim exceeds
amount recovered by plaintiff, 325
Counter-claims, the exclusion of, from the plead-
ings, 22

County Court Appeals, 171

County Court Bill, the amended, 23

Covenants which run with the land at law, Perpetuites, the rule of, gifts to classes, 432
59, 76, 95

Personal injuries, measure of damages, 382


Stoppage in transitu, goods delivered in ship
chartered by purchaser, 278

Support, the right to, 358

Suretyship, the contract of, 58

Title of books, claims of exclusive right in, 189
Uncertificated solicitors, the costs of, 392
Unfair preferences in the administration of assets,

Unregistered securities and limited companies, 260
Vendor and purchaser, covenant in restraint of
use of land, 431

Vendors and purchasers, specific performance of
purchase of underlease, 326

Without having been married," 277

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