No. 925.

162 U.S. 324 (1896)

16 S.Ct. 801

40 L.Ed. 984


Supreme Court of United States.

Decided April 13, 1896.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Mr. Assistant Attorney General Dodge for appellants.

Mr. George A. King for appellee.

MR. JUSTICE BROWN delivered the opinion of the court.

This case involves the construction of that paragraph of Rev. Stat., § 847, which allows to commissioners "for issuing any warrant or writ, and for any other service, the same compensation as is allowed to clerks for like services;" and the paragraphs of § 828, which allow to clerks "for taking and certifying depositions to file, twenty cents for each folio of one hundred words;" and "for making any record...

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