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Des Moines Iowa Homestead (Newspaper) - June 7, 1917, Des Moines, Iowa
2 994 the Iowa Homestead june i 1917 who desire questions answered in this department should base them upon a Brief. Of th8 actual facts. To insure immediate attention inquiries should a dressed to the Legal in care of this paper but As the inquiries sent Are at tunes very thus delaying printed answers those to whom it is . An Anlo by mail should re attention. In printed answers those to whom it is important to receive an immediate reply it addressed As above. All inquiries must be signed it they Are to Receiva Law questions. Household goods exempt. A subscriber Corydon rents farm property in Iowa. Are his household goods included in the land lord s Lien for the rent household goods Are exempt property and not included a the landlord s Lien. Auto livery Call. An old subscriber Atlantic keeps an Auto livery in Iowa and advertises that All Calls will be answered Day or night. Is he required by Law to go out on any kind of roads and in any kind of weather at the Call of a doctor who has an Auto and a horse of his own such Case the Law does not require the Auto Man to furnish the doctor transportation. Abandoned Public Road. Or. Jos. Kirkland Ewart Public Road was Laid out in Iowa forty five years ago. But has never been opened for travel or ordered opened. Can the Road be opened now without paying the owners of the land compensation Road has been Ahan done and cannot now he opened with out the regular proceedings to establish the Road again and the payment of compensation to the landowners Over which it May be opened. Burned House on rented premises an Iowa rented to b a Small piece of land in Iowa with a House and other buildings on it for one year ending March 1, 1917, for Cash rent payable at the end of the year. In aug ust 1916, the House burned Down. Can a recover rent from b for the time he lived in the House burning of the House does not relieve b from the payment of rent according to the contract. A can recover from b by Law rent for the full Vear. Husband and rights. Or. A. F. Young Plover if a widow owns a farm in Iowa and marries a Man will he hold a share in the farm 2 if a widow owns town property in Iowa and marries a Man will he hold two thirds of said property 3 if a widow owes debts and after r wards marries will her husband be liable for such debts 1 not while his wife lives. When she Dies he will get a share of it. 2 he will not. 3 he will not. Game Law of u. Waters a subscriber grand River 1 has the Federal Law in relation to migratory Birds been repealed 2 has the Bill in the Iowa legislature re Quiring fishermen to obtain License be come a Law 3 is surface water accumulated from Rains on Low ground considered state Waters it has not been re pealed. It is still in Force. 2 the Laws of the last Iowa legislature Are not accessible to the editor of this department at present. 3 such Waters Are not considered state Waters but Mere surface water. Liability on note. A subscriber Stanhope signed a note for a for the sum of payable to c ofte year after Date. B became insolvent. C did not notify a till three years after the note be came due. Can c now collect the Money from a by Law a signed the note with b As one of the makers thereof he is liable for payment of the same Al though not notified by c of b s in solvency but if a signed As an in Dorser he cannot be held liable be cause not duly notified. Expense of insane at Hospital. A subscriber Griswold Iowa have Oceen a resident of the state of Iowa for forty three years and have paid a Good Deal of taxes. I have a son in the state Hospital for the insane. He was there about eight years before the auditor notified me that i would have to pay for his keep and they persuaded me to sign a note for the amount they claimed for his keep. The guards at the Hospi Tal say that my son has been Worth a month to them for the work he has done while there. Can i be compelled by Law to pay the Money the Laws of Iowa you Are liable for the payment of the expense of keeping and treating your son at the Hospital and you cannot avoid such liability. As you signed a note for the amount you will have to pay it. The work which your son did at the Hospital cuts no figure in the matter. Drainage of Slough. An Iowa is there a m Iowa giving vehicles going East or West the right of Way Over vehicles going North or South or vice versa 2 a owns a farm in Iowa with a pub Lic Road running along the North Side it is a on the farm close to the Road and there is a fill in the along the Slough and the Road cannot be drained without crossing the Road to land owned by where there is a natural depression. Can a Law said across the Road and discharge the water into said Nat ural depression on d s land without the consent of d or of the township s trus Lucs there is no such Law in Iowa. 2 a cannot lawfully Drain his Slough upon d s land without d s consent except by application to the Board of trustees for the right to do so unlawful practice of Medicine. Two Iowa is a the name of or c he is not a doctor has a limited education is a steady Church goer and a Slick talker. He carries around with him a pocket Case of medi Cines a thermometer and an instrument for hypodermic injection and goes to see sick people without being called and tries to work himself into assisting doctors m surgical operations. Or a s wife wag approaching childbirth and 1tv attendance recommended that or. C should be called in to As Sist which was done and they administered Ether and chloroform to mrs a and she never recovered consciousness from the drugs and died. Can or c be prosecuted for any criminal offence and if so what a the penalty c cannot be prosecuted for a criminal offence for merely assisting a regular doctor in the administering of drugs but if or. C makes a practice of prescribing for sick people or prescribing and furnish ing Medicine or treating them As a Doc Tor or publicly professes to be a Doc Tor he is guilty of a Misdemeanour and May be fined from to and costs of prosecution and committed to jail till he pays the same. Runaway of a subscriber Hancock am of horses becomes unmanageable and runs away doing damage to town property is the owner of the team liable for damage 2 if a run away team goes through a town and parties trying to Stop it cause it to run upon the sidewalk and do damage to town property is the owner of the team liable for damages if the runaway was caused by the negligence of the Driver the owner of the team is liable for damages but if the Driver was competent As a Driver and not negligent at the time the owner of the team is not liable for damages. 2 the same answer applies to the second question. Guaranty of so feats of Nix of a smal to in Ohio the late John g. Dueber made the first Dueber watch. As compared with the magnificent Dueber Hampden time keepers of the present Day. It waa a crude even then marked the inception of a new Era in watch making. For John c. Dueber founded the Dueber watch co with an Ideal a about him he saw people being deceived an Flim slammed by dishonest watch Sellig methods and he entered the business the aim of fighting fraud up building the watch Industry and maintaining honesty m its product. Today m the mighty Twenty acre Plant of the Dueber Hampden watch pc work the spirit of John c Dueber still iive3. His principles of honesty and fair play Are being adhered to so rigidly that when you buy a Dueber Hampden watch you Are getting the greatest watch value Ever offered. Your local jeweler Sells deter Hampden is rf7f in i he aviator 12 adjusted furnished in a handsome full leather Box. We Call it the aviator because it it Alove Vliem Quality and accuracy. The care 14 Karat Gold filled guaranteed for 25 years Caa be Tad in Plain Finvik or the fashion Able firemen Gold finish. The movement been carefully adjusted and the Case perfectly. That tha advantage of buying a watch where porn Cote Anil movement Are made and teen try the Tam company. Accuracy and sit it faction adj Rcd. Get it from your jeweler. Write for free Booklet the four Hundred 3-0 put up Complete in a Fine gift Box. Ladies at pretty and Graceful an ornament you could want. A Bracelet watch that you be proud to Wear. Goodness you deserve it. You work and economize from one year s end to the next. It a owing you that you should have one of these magnificent Brace let watches. A guaranteed time keeper in a 10 Karat solid Gold Case. 17 jewel movement. Bracelet is detachable May be worn with or without the watch. Two handsome for one Price. Guaranteed by Only the Pulte of time. I Canton oltion
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