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Session Laws, 1878
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such damage shall be done, shall be liable for an

Liable to

action of damages for the injury to the full amount


of the actual damages, to be estimated by two disin-

terested persons, one chosen by each party, and to

be recovered before any justice of the peace of the

county, and if either party shall refuse to appoint

Refuse to

an appraiser of such damage for the space of five

appoint ap-

days from the injury done, any justice of the peace


may appoint in his stead.


38. No person shall take, catch or kill any

No person

speckled brook or river trout, or have any such trout

shall catch.

in his or her possession, except during the months

of April, May, June and July, under penalty of five
dollars for each trout so caught, taken, killed or had

in his possession, but this act shall not prevent any

Shall not

person or corporation from catching trout in any


manner or at any time in waters owned by them or

upon their premises to stock other waters.

39. Said fines shall be collected as provided by

Fines shall
be collected.

section seven of this article.


40. If any person shall cut down or cause or in-

Any person

duce any person to cut down any timber or tree of

cut down.

a size not less than those commonly used for hoop-

poles in Garrett county, with intent to appropriate

the same to his own use, every person so offending,

his aiders and abetters having knowledge of such

intent, shall be adjudged guilty of felony, and shall

Guilty of

be sentenced as for feloniously stealing goods or chat-


tels to the value of the tree or trees which shall be

cut down as aforesaid, and of the injury thereby oc-



41. The jury law applicable to Allegany county

shall be in force in Garrett county, except that the

lists from which the juries shall be drawn shall con-

Jury law.

tain one hundred and fifty instead of two hundred


42. The jurors of Garrett county shall receive

each two dollars and fifty cents for each day they



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