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Mark you, now: Again the law
Then the court met, and they tried
Now, you think that this strange case
Lewis, tried for this last act,
When this plea was heard,
The defendant then was pained
Back to jail did Lewis go,
ARGUMENT AND BRIEF OF APPELLANT.
As a matter, sir, of fact,
Who was injured by our act,
Can you seize us when at large
Please-the-court sir, what is crime?
ARGUMENT AND BRIEF OF ATTORNEY FOR THE STATE.
When the State, that is to say
Wicked dreams, that may in time
Crime of dark and damning shape;
REPLY BY APPELLANT.
Please-the-court sir, if it's sin.
OPINION OF THE COURT, PER CURIAN.
We don't make law. We are bound
This appeal can't be maintained
Let the judgment be sustained.
Of the sheriff, rise and sing
LAWYERS REPORTS, ANNOTATED. ALL CURRENT CASES OF GENERAL VALUE AND IMPORTANCE DECIDED IN THE UNITED STATES, STATE AND TERRITORIAL COURTS; WITH FULL ANNOTATION BY ROBERT DESTY, Epi
EDMUND H. SMITH, REPORTER. ROCHIESTER, N. Y., THE LAWYERS CO-OPERATIVE PUBLISHING COMPANY. 1899.-We have'received Book 2 of this work, which, in mechanical execution is equal if not superior to its predecessors, while in other respects it is presumably not inferior.
This book comprises the first quarter of 1880, and has a complete index, besides a resumé of the decisions, arranged according to subjects, under the following heads:
1. Governmental and Political Relations.
BEFORE AND AT TRIAL.- WHAT SHOULD BE DONE BY COUNSEL, SOLICITOR AND CLIENT. BY RICHARD HARRIS, Author of “Hints on Advocacy: "Illustrations in Advocacy,” “Farmer Bumbkin's Law Suit," etc., etc., etc First American (from the second English) Edition. BY JAMES M. KERK, Editor American and English Railroad Cases; American and English Corporation Cases; Benjamin on Sales, etc. For sale by Williamson Law Book Co. (Successors to Williamson and Higbee), Rochester, N. Y.
This is a handsomely printed volume of 100 octavo pages. We have received it too late for more than a mere mention in this number. We may have occasion to say more about it, hereafter.