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Satisfaction,

"accord" and, 118, 119
payment by cheque, when taken in full satisfaction of larger

sum due, 119
Scotland, position of holder in, 15
Sight, bills payable after, 2
Special indorsement. See Indorsement
Stale cheque,

extent to which drawer of, is discharged, 92
See Overdue

Stamp,

on bill and cheque distinguished, 3

on post-dated cheque, 88, 91
Stamp Act, its provisions as affecting post-dated cheques, 89, 90
Stolen,

cheque or bill, 33–35, 47, 48
where signature on stolen cheque forged, xiii., 48
where instrument inchoate, 33–35
where complete, 34, 35

burden of proof, when cheque stolen, 41
Stranger,

signature of cheque by, 9
collection of cheque for, 16

distinguished from customer, 15, 53–55
Sum payable,

must be certain, 2
where words and figures differ, 63
fraudulent alteration of, 64—72
where left blank, 62, 63

alteration of, material, 74
Sunday, cheque dated on, 88

Time,

for presentment, what is reasonable, 83–87, 92–96
time for giving notice of dishonour, 101, 102

under Statute of Limitations. See Limitation

Trado, non-trading partnership and post-dated cheque, 24, 25, 90

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Transfer,

or assignment, as mode of passing property, 4
of negotiable instrument, 3, 4
of cheque, by delivery, 28, 32

and indorsement, 28
without indorsement, of "order"

cheque, 29

without indorsement, of“ bearer," 32 distinguished from negotiation, vi.-ix., 3, 4 See also Negotiation, Negotiability, Not negotiable, Not

transferable, &c. Transferor by delivery, defined, 32

Value,

defined, 39
presumption of, 89—41
holder for, 40

when banker holder for, 40
Void cheque, cheque avoided by material alteration, 74

Wager, as consideration for cheque, 43, 44
Waiver,

of presentment for payment, 97
of notice of dishonour, 104

Want of consideration. See Consideration

Warranty, by transferor by delivery, 32
Wife, 24

Words and figures,

where they differ, 63
amount not inserted in words, 63, 64
fraudulent alteration of, 63–72

EX FING.

12/5/1902

BRADBURY AGNEW & co. LD., PRINTERS, LONDON AND TONBRIDGE.

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