Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Western District. Together 21 8vo. pamphlets. WITH: Two Trial Pamphlets of Stephen T. Beale and Doctor George Parkman. Legal Pamphlet: Railroads.
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Western District. Together 21 8vo. pamphlets. WITH: Two Trial Pamphlets of Stephen T. Beale and Doctor George Parkman.
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Western District. Together 21 8vo. pamphlets. WITH: Two Trial Pamphlets of Stephen T. Beale and Doctor George Parkman.
COLLECTION OF PAMPHLETS ON THE NEW CASTLE RAILROAD INCLUDING THE MURDER TRIALS OF STEPHEN BEALE AND GEORGE PARKMAN

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Western District. Together 21 8vo. pamphlets. WITH: Two Trial Pamphlets of Stephen T. Beale and Doctor George Parkman.

Philadelphia: 1850-60. Item #563

23 Legal Pamphlets in all.  Bound in contemporary sheep over marbled paper boards, rubbed.


1.  Thompson Cowen, Robert Fullerton, et. al., versus The New Castle and Darlington Rail Road, et. al.  Paper Book and Complainants.  Stephenson & Foster Att’y for Complaintants.  Mercer, Pa., 1857.  92 pp.


2.  The County of Lawrence versus The North-Western Rail Road Co. et al. In Equity.  Paper Book Complainants.  R. B. M’Comb & J. F. Johnston, Solicitors of Complainants.  Pittsburgh: Printed by W. S. Haven, 1858.  82 pp.; with, Appendix, Abstract of Complainants’ Bill.  55 pp., plus 1 pp. index.


3.  Daniel Diamond, Plaintiff in Error, versus the County of Lawrence, Defendant in Error.  Error of the Court of Common Pleas of Lawrence County.  Paper Book of Plaintiff in Error.  D. B. Curtz, Attorney for Plaintiff in Error.  New Castle, PA.: E. S. Durban, Book and Job Printers, 1860.  42 pp.


4.  Daniel Diamond, Plaintiff in Error; versus The County of Lawrence, Defendant in Error.  Error of the Court of Common Pleas of Lawrence County.  Paper Book of Defendant in Error.  L. Taylor and R. B. McComb, Attorneys for Defendant.  New Castle, PA. E. S. Durban, Book and Job Printer, 1860.  38 pp.; with, Argument of R. B. McComb, 10 pp.


5.  Robert Thompson, Plaintiff in Error. VS. the Commonwealth, Defendant in Error.  Error to the Common Pleas of Lawrence County.  Paper Book of Plaintiff in Error.  R. B. McComb, Attorney for Pl’ff in Error.  New Castle, PA.:  E. S. Durban, Book and Job Printer, 1859.  10 pp.


6.  Nos. 106 and 107 of Common Pleas of Lawrence County, September Term 1858.  Dilwin Parish, William Parish, and William Wharton, Jr., Executors of the Will and Testament of Rodman Wharton, versus the New Castle Gas Light Company. Susan D. Wharton versus The Same.  38 pp.


7.  The County of Lawrence, Plaintiff in Error. versus The Bank of Lawrence County, Defendant in Error.  Error to the Common Pleas of Lawrence County.  Paper Book of Plaintiff in Error.  R. B. McComb & Lewis Taylor, Att’ys for Pl’ff in Error.  New Castle, PA., E. S Durban, Book and Job Printer, 1859.  30 pp.


8.  The County of Lawrence, Plaintiff in Error versus the Bank of Lawrence County, Defendant in Error.  Error to the Court of Common Pleas of Lawrence County.  Paper Book of Defendant in Error.  L. L. M’Guffin, Attorney for Defendant in Error.  New Castle, PA., E. S. Durban, Book and Job Printer, 1859.


9.  The Bank of Lawrence County, Plaintiff in Error.  versus the County for Lawrence, Defendant in Error.  Error to the Court of Common Pleas of Lawrence County.  Paper Book of Defendant in Error.  R. B. McComb & Lawrence Taylor, Att’ys for Defendant in Error.  New Castle, PA., E. S. Durban, Book and Job Printer, 1859.  5p.


10.  Overseers of Poor of Shenango Township Pl’ff in Error.  versus Overseers of Poor of Wayne Township, Def’ts in Error.  Certiorari to the Quarter Sessions of Lawrence County.  Paper Book of Plaintiffs in Error.  L. L. McGuffin Attorney for Plaintiffs in Error.  New Castle, PA., E. S. Durban, Book and Job Printer, 1859.  30 pp.


11.  Overseers of Poor of Shenango Township Pl’ff in Error.  versus Overseers of Poor of Wayne Township, Def’ts in Error.  Certiorari to the Quarter Sessions of Lawrence County.  Paper Book of Plaintiffs in Error.  D. B. Kurtz, Attorney for Defendants in Error.  New Castle, PA., E. S. Durban, Book and Job Printer, 1859.  13 pp.


12.  James Hunt and Alexander Hunt, Plaintiffs in Error.  versus.  Robert McFarlan, Defendant in Error.  Error to the Court of Common Pleas of Lawrence County.  Paper Book of Plaintiffs in Error.  L. Taylor, Attorney for Plaintiffs in Error.  New Castle, PA., E. S. Durban, Book and Job Printer, 1860.  12 pp.


13.  James Hunt and Alexander Hunt, Plaintiffs in Error.  versus.  Robert McFarlan, Defendant in Error.  Error to the Court of Common Pleas of Lawrence County.  Paper Book of Defendant in Error.  L. L. McGuffin and D. B. Kurtz, Attorney for Defendant.   New Castle, PA., E. S. Durban, Book and Job Printer, 1860.  6pp.


14.  The Pittsburgh, New Castle & Cleveland Rail Road Co., Plaintiff in Error.  versus.  Daniel H. Wallace, Defendant in Error.  Error to the Court of Common Pleas of Lawrence County.  Paper Book of Plaintiff in Error.  R. B. McComb & Lawrence Taylor, Att’ys for Plaintiff in Error.  New Castle, PA., E. S. Durban, Book and Job Printer, 1859.  12 pp.


15.  Jas. Wilde Jr & Co’s Appeal.  Paper Book of Appellants.  L. L. McGuffin, Attorney for Appellants.    New Castle, PA., E. S. Durban, Book and Job Printer, 1860.  38 pp. with:  Appendix 59 pp.


16.  James Wilde Jr., & Co.’s Appeal.  Paper for Appellees.  D. Craig Attorney for Powell, Hazlett & Co., Appellees.  Johnson & Dana, Att’ys for Brown, Frederick & Kunkle, Appellees.  New Castle, PA., Coal City Chronicle Book and Job Printer, 1860.   4 pp.


17.  Error to the Common Pleas of Lawrence County, William Cairnes, Plaintiff in Error.  vs.  Joseph T. Dushane and Richard Fullerton, Executors of William Cairnes, Dec’d, Defendant in Error.  Paper Book of the Plaintiff in Error.  8pp.


18.  Paper Book of Defendant in Error.  In Supreme County of Penn’a. Western District, Error to Common Pleas of Lawrence County.  Thomas Pearson vs Robert Wallace.  1853.  4 pp.


19.  Argument of Hon. John M. Read, in Favor of the Constitutionality of the Subscription by the City of Philadelphia, to the Capital Stock of the Hempfield, and Philadelphia, Easton, and Water Gap Railroad Companies, Delivered before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the 25th July, 1863.  In the Cast of Sharpless and Others v. The Mayor, Aldermen and Citizens of Philadelphia.  Philadelphia:  C. Sherman, Printer, 1853.  31 pp.


20.  Opinions of the Judges of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania in the Cases of the Cleveland, Painesville & Ashtabula R. R. Co., and the Erie & North East R. R. Co.  Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.  Cleveland, Painesville, and Ashtabula R. R. Co.  vs The City of Erie.  In Equity.  Opinion. [1854]. 60 pp.


21.  The Erie and North East Railroad Co. vs. Joseph Casey.  Statement of Brief on Behalf of Complaintants.  1855.  76 pp.


22.  Trial and Conviction of Dr. Stephen T. Beale; With the Letters of Chief Justice Lewis, and Judges Black and Woodward, on his Case.  Interesting Ether Cases, and Letters of Prof. Gibson, Prof. Wiltbank, Wm. Badger, Esq., W. L. Hirst, Esq., Rev. Albert Barnes, Dr. Henry A. Boardman, &c.  Philadelphia” T. K. Collins, Jr., 1855.  30 pp.


23.  Trial of Professor John W. Webster for the Murder of Doctor George Parkman.  Reported Exclusively for the N. Y. Daily Glob.  New York: Stringer & Townsend, 1850.  76 pp., plus two pages of illustrations.

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