Private and Local Laws Passed by the Legislature of Wisconsin

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State Printer, 1854

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Page 29 - York" and by that name they and their successors shall and may have continual succession, and shall be persons in law, capable of suing and being sued, pleading and being impleaded, answering and being answered unto, defending and being defended, in all courts and places whatsoever, in all manner of actions, suits, complaints, matters and causes whatsoever; and...
Page 118 - In all actions arising under the laws respecting copyrights the defendant may plead the general issue, and give the special matter in evidence.
Page 241 - State during the six months immediately preceding such election, and shall have declared his intention to become a citizen of the United States, conformably to the laws of the United States on the subject of naturalization, shall be entitled to vote in the township or precinct where he may reside.
Page 358 - Three for one year, three for two years, and three for three years, and members shall be eligible for reappointment.
Page 373 - ... and shall hold their offices for the term of one year and until their successors shall be elected.
Page 555 - ... shall be the first directors of said company, and shall hold their offices for one year, and until others are chosen in their stead...
Page 203 - All acts and parts of acts conflicting with the provisions of this act are hereby repealed.
Page 239 - And that they and their successors may have a common seal, and may change and alter the same at their pleasure...
Page 242 - ... and on conviction thereof, shall severally forfeit and pay a sum not exceeding five hundred dollars, nor less than one hundred dollars. All such indictments shall be tried in the circuit court of the county of Milwaukee.
Page 227 - ... to have and use a common seal, and to alter the same at pleasure; to...

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