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Business laaws In Daily Use.
The following compilation of
business law contains the essence
of a large amount of legal verbi
If a note is lost or stolen it does
not release the maker; he must
pay it, if the consideration for
which it was given and the amount
can be proven.
Notes bear interest only when so
Principals are responsible for
the acts of their agents.
Each individual in a partner
ship is responsible for the whole
amount of the debts of the firm, ex
Cept in cases of special partner
Ignorance of the law excuses no
The law compels no One to do
An agreement without a consid
eration is void.
Contracts made on Sunday can
not be eiforce(d.
A note by a minor is void.
A contract made by a minor is
A eontract made with a lunatic
A. note obtained by frauid. or
from a person in a state of inutoxi
cation, cannot; be (oll(ected.
It is a fr'1aud to conceal a fraud1.
Signatures ilade with a lead
pencil are good in law.
A receipt for 1moley is 1ot a1
The acts (.W oe mtiier bini the
"ale receive(I is usu1al v
written ill 1 lot( andt shiob hibe.
It it -is not n1C1Ssayl'. If' not
Vrittena it is presuumted by the law
or mOy he supplied by proof.
he laker of an '":a'(CConnnod)iOa -
tiol" hill or note, (one for which
he has rec'wived no considerat ion.
hwaviig lent his name or credit for
the accoInnodation of th le holder)
i's Iot bound to the person accom
1modated, but is bound( to all1 par11
ties, peisel( y as it tle're was a
good0( conislI ideationi.
No (consideraltioni is slliIcient in
Iaw if it hec illegal in its niatuire.
C hecks 0'orldrafts mu lst he) pre
sentedi for' paymenCIt wvithot un
senited1 dlring hbusiness houirs. bait:
in thiis (coun try', e xcept ini the case
of thle 1ban1ks, the tim e x tends'
hrough thie day and evening'.
If the drawvee of' a check or
drafunt 1has ch(Ia nged h iis residelnce,
the holder1 miust usC due 01r r'eason-i
ale dliligence to findi himii.
If one who holdls a check as p~ay
ee or' otherwise trianisfers it to an -
other, he hias a r'igh t to insist that
the cheek be pre'senited that day,
or' at f arther'est, on the day follow
A nmote indor'sed in blank (the
name of' the endorser only w ri tteni)
is transf'erable by d(i eliey the
same as if' made paUyab le to beCareri.
If the timle of paliymfent of-a note
1s nlot inser'ted, it is payable on de
The timeC Of paymen~it of a note
imust not dependo upon01 a ('ontin
g'ency. Thle pr1omfise must be ab)
A bi may be wr'itten upon anyI
paper, or substitute for it, either
with ink orlpencil.
The payee- should be distinctly
named in the note, unless it is pay
able to bearer.
An endoraee has a right of ac
tion against all whose iames were
on the bill when he received it.
The loss of a bill or note is not
sufficient excuse for not giving no
tice of protest.
If two or more persons as part
ners are jointly liable on a note or
bill, due notice to one of them is
If a note or bill Is transferred as
security, or even as payment of a
pre-existing debt, the debt revives
if the bill or note be dishonored.
An endorsement may be written
on the face or back.
An endorser nay prevent his
own liability to be stied by writing
"without recourse," or similar
All claims which do not rest up
on a seal or1 judgenient must be
suied wihhin 6 years from the time
when they arise.
Part )ayinent of a debt which
has passed the time of statuor3 im
itation revives the whole debt, and
the claim holds good for another
)eriod of' 6 years from the date of
such partial payment.
The verbal )romise to pay, made
without conditions. is geenally
hel stificient to revive a claim
otherwise shut out by the law of
.- The nuinv friends of' J. A.
LE S 1,flY :nnan11 ine hi11n:1s:1eu liht
for the oflie' of ('oroner for l ickens
Counf A-, suibject, to nmmination by Ihe1
~i~g~Y' 111,111~uv friewII -z (f AN 111 R
(Te )enrt ieI l't IinXI ry Fi~lec.Vt'on.
fd9tm 'i e any t'ieiis of ii)i,'
It. . 1 ).(to jrs ipeet fill. bring for-,
ward his- 11:1111 as. a v:nn(iltit for the,
offlev for oner of Pliekens netv.
si biett o a xil 'iin ion b1t he 1)(ino-10
-repar-tyv in the n~ext primlary ele.t.
apr 4 I d
Vol'*I141 . 110-400:114 JlI III
I e 'FlThe may friends of Mr.
nonell it as 4Ml44 fii:nl iii ! i for roat
actioniilt of nexote .)Jmocrati i maryI j
Ita Tlhe m y riends of J. H.
war1 d s . a I)nn icte ifor re--e lin to
th.lIe olb- o 'ro ate i Judgoer fr l'iek
IOn~s onty suet to the )iaction f te -
w)mcacpiary ele ction jn. apr ttd*
12M T1he friendls of JOH N Ri.
respectIfull announc imp' asll acani
ihueif(or ICounty Com maisith.or (o ink
4on, sue cton of14. nominatio by tj he D
mfary elect ion. juily 25 ttl
gginThe friends fl Sof' .
4f('4 onimissioner of l')iekens C r o rsl
j1c 'en ac'tinofty hubet teo rte acrji.
ofI iey (IlbtIn. july.11;i3 (' 1C to d
1ON147OE(K)G respe ctfi~~ anoullyhi ian
asf.liieh of o Cou o iijssiorfo
l'ek f ~enlCunty Couty Ibject to the to
W"At the solicitation of my friends,
I respectfully announce myself as a
candidate for County C ommissioger of
Pickens County, sub!ect to the action
of t. next democratic primary clec
tion.-may 16 WARRIEN BOYD.
grThe friends of JAMES E.
BOR.,UGIIS respectfully annone
him as a canIdildate for County Com
missioner of Pickens County, at the
Iext ensling election, subject to a
nomination by the Democratic party
at the approacluing primary election.
&, The many friends of John M.
Barr respectfilly anotnce his name
as a candidate for County Commission
er for Pickens County, sulbject to the
actioi of the (eImnocratie primary elec
tion.-may 9 td EASL Y.
e' Tihe many friends of E1las Day
r'espetfIIlI ainIounIce his nlailme US a
Can1dhiate for Coimtyt Colilissioner
for Pickens Coniity, su1bject to the ac
tioni ox the Iext demnocrtic primary
eleetiII. Ima 9 td*
er The nlinv friedl(1. of A. 1B.1
Talley res)ectf fully :vlnomnce hnin as a
candidate for the ofliee of ContiY Comn
missvioner for piekens county. subject
t< the action of the hext priiay e "lec
toll. apr 11 td*
For County Treasurer.
2 1r The friends ot Rev. B. S.
G A IN E respect fully aumoinee him Us
It c:un(lidite for Irveomnielbivtlo.ion lw,t he
Denoeratic party at tle apprh(llil.
prinlUtr eleet io, for apioilnt illent t o
the ofliee of ''reaIsiner of Pickens
C mnity. -Jfily 18 if.
6Y4,'The mny fileinus of W. I.
A IIgood apectfIlly annloulnce him a1s1
U e:itiflate for IheP offlie of Counitv
T l' .zIsIurer o)f I"l I IenQ counI Itv. QI Ihjet
t I I'(oluinelulati olb It he I I )emocrtatic
palI rt in I lie next. prilliil'y velectioio .
Upr 11 td*
t Tihe i11n11y. frieti s, ( of P. 1).
Cl U iE CON respvc1t fullY :11nlamillee his
411n ; a11 a * e1unlibbute for Tre;srlle'r of
Piekeis eoiut v, at Ih enSlingelee
t1on amnbet to the act ioll of the DeI
Oerati! part v. apr 4 1(1
4 l'he Tl mny V flrietii-Z of J. IlL.
LIA M MAJOR reSpectfuill I brinl") for
ward hui'. n:imne as a camlidatke for re
(1 e1111n1111tlat lion to t le Olice of ( ;oliity
Tv1a4lvIre of Piekeis cnimty. subjIhcl
o Ili- dellmoeratie plrimialry' election,
ma r 1128-tOd
J TEIhe frietls '4 .1. TYLERI HILL
respe(lfilly , Iv aninoince him a s at (Il1.i
dalt for reVConnnll1eulolatioll hV the Dem
Oerati 1mrt a:u t I he next pr1ima~ry e'lec
t 10on. for the' U Ippoin menIldt as~ T1reaisurer
of Pickens Cont y. fe b22-t(I*
flt).,,hy frieials of .JA4 K. I(IRK
cand(liidate for re )uinnendaLt ion, hv' h '
Demoerati pa j:rty at the" ne4xt p.rinu-yI
e'lect ioni for appIoinlt men'ut. as TreaIsurer
of Pickens (nnut v. feb 22-I1*
For School Commissioner.
We ar authorized to anm
loun~ce IHey J. C.. . IUDSON U CIuli
daite for School (C'onunlisioner of Pick
ens County, subject. t~o the lnmtion
ini t lie a pyroaching~ primary electloln.
9% The friends. of Capt. Rt. L.
Lekwis r'esp(ct fuilly anlnouncee him 11s a
candl~idatet for t lie oli(e of Sehool Comi
issioner1W of P ickens Icotn lit v a t. . t he
inext elIectioni. subl'ject to the actioni of
the' Demiocrat ic )alty in the p lrima~ry
e'lection,. hapr 18---t d*'
Da Thei( inany) friends of LABAN
01li((e, ando anniounie hmis nIUneIO as a
canidate for School Conunissioner of
1'iekens coun tl y, sub)ject to 1 lhe Primnury
heectilot). l"ROM EAS1LEY.
fe b 14-4(d*
RjA.lhe lIune(rous frieinls of 0. L.
1D1RAINTI res8)(pt fully annI~ounlc( is
iname asa (aliltite.for re-e'lect ion to
the ofice of School ( onunissionler of
P'ickenus county, subjec((t~ to Primiary
election- Ifeh 8-t1l
gWThe many friends of Rev.
G. W. Sligleton respectfully present.
his name to t.h. votery of Pickens Coun
ty as a candidate for the office of School
Commissioner, subject to the action of
the Democratic party In the next Pri
mary election. may 23 -td
For County Auditor,
Ser The many friends of Major
D. GRICE respectfully annoiunce hhu
as a candidate for recommendation by
the democratic party at the ensucing
primary election to the appointment of
Aitor. Maj. Grice has ever been a
working Democrat; always to the front.
in tie of need; is in every way compe
tent; and has never asked an office of
his people. apr. 11 Itd.
vEgh. The many friends of J. B.
CLYDE respectfufly present his name
to the voters of Piekens county at Pri
mary election, for the re-appointmllent
of County Auditor. feb 8-td
UA The many frienlds of J. J.
LE IS respectfilly annonnee him as.
a candidate for -e-election to the otlcee
of Clerk of Court for Pickens coutnty.
at the next election, subject to a not'n
ilnution by the Democratic party.
apr 4 td*
Akei"l The many friends of Maj. J.s M.
STEWART, feeling that he will be the
righit man in the right plice, respect -
fully present his name to the voters of
Iickens cototity as a caldidate for the
offlee of Clerk of Court, slibjcet to the
action of the Demnoeratic priman-y elee
tion,. mar 2 *-td*
For House Represeitatives.
Ub$.'T'he nuiny friends of Capt. JO1N
1l . lH BOW EN respectfiu)lli a n nonnie
him as a eandidate for the Legislatuire
at the next en isn teintg cIection , subject
to a I nomilnilation by the Delioeatic pal
%,,It yt lie ipprochiig pit uy e(eCt.iol.
JImne G td
A@"' We, the ii:uINy friends of J. C.
Alexander, take pleasure in preselitinlg
his iatie to tle voters of Pickenis
Cmity as a (e1:unle for Represenita
live inl th c St ate Le'gisatiture , s1ubject to
the action of lte pinu'irU y1 elect iol.
I'h(k nile of Mr. AlexnIlnler is too
wCeIl kaiowln to the people of omur con
I y to nleed ollillent, havi'o onceserv
ed us inl the 8iate l[egislatnitre with
hlonlo. to limnse lf and const ituency.
nmy 9 t d FR.EN Ds.
rr:W J14. loggs is respectfuflly an
nontneel as a emaliitle for re-electiol
to t he llouse of RSlrset)atives sub
ject to Ie ruIlles of the demoeticra'ti
prIty. mnay 2 ud
U2EK Thei mny ~v frietal s of .Joab
Mauldin r'esp'cI tmuly annlotnnee him a
a iihi(Uniator' re-'lectli to thet lline
of Sherif of P'iekens County, at te
tnext. eleet in. subijeet to lnomhttijotn by
t hie <hI'moc)ra tile parit.y. may 2 td'
26 The~ j)6 numy~ fileins of liny .1.
Lewis r(es~pet fullly a1 tuounlCe his tman
as a ('nnihitel( for t he ollieb oft Sheriff
of Pic'ketis (on yOll, suibject to I hie next
prlimaryl electlonl of the D)emnoratie'
parl v . apr' 2: tdl*
267 The any friendso .N
a cainlidlat~e for I he otliee of She'rifl of
P'iekons contt)y, at the ne(xt elect ion,
<nbjc~t. to a tnomuination b.y the Demoi'
ng The~ inaumy filends of .JAMES
munlie to the( v~oterIs of I'iekenis c5ounit y
Is ai cand~ida~te for ie ollIce of Sheil,
d nbj ecl to te a'et I(on of tI he D emo cra tle
party itn the tnext prtIiary eleetion.
aprt 4 td*~
flga The numyt ftrienids of E AIRL E
P. TIA YV LOR rese~l(ctfully3' brinlg forward
his muane as a (:Iulidate for the ofNe
2)f Sherifl for P'ien~s (countty~, jett
to) t hie net ioin of t he Doniioera t ic pa'y
in the next prtimtar'y elec'tioni. apr 4 td*~
ilrz Th'le manyI~ fr'iends of if. A,
RIICHIEY feeling that lhe would till thse
)fiiCo sat.isfact ori ly, ann oulntce him as a
:aanidate fot Shieri t of Pickens conn
Ly, subject to ie pimary election,