The lower rooms were entirely given over to the birds, who walked about them with a proprietary air, as though the place had been built by themselves, and not by certain dusty copyholders
who now lay east and west in the churchyard.
1 Blackstone, supra note 45, at *64 (describing the common law as custom that enjoys "long and immemorial usage" and "universal reception throughout the kingdom"); Edward Coke, The Compleat Copyholder
(1630), reprinted in 2 The Selected Writings and Speeches OF Sir Edward coke 563, 563 (Steve Sheppard ed.
Standard reference works on publishing procedures in the early twentieth century advised authors to "adopt the methods of reading used by the proofreader and copyholder
in the printing office" (Skillin and Gay 74-75).
1 WILLIAM BLACKSTONE, COMMENTARIES *74 (asserting that customary laws supported by long usage possessed "internal evidence of freedom," for they arose through "the voluntary consent of the people"); EDWARD COKE, THE COMPLEAT COPYHOLDER
(1630), as reprinted in 2 THE SELECTED WRITINGS AND SPEECHES OF SIR EDWARD COKE 701 (Steve Sheppard ed.
Positioning: Accessories, such as a copyholder
, mouse, task lamps, keyboards and trays also must be properly placed within the workspace.
My career in the newspaper business started when I went to work at 17 on the old Birmingham Gazette, Evening Dispatch, and Sunday Mercury, as a copyholder
in the reading room.
The ALI Principles have therefore adopted a new test based on whether a copyholder
could reasonably rely on the words or conduct, a test based on the UCC commentary explaining the meaning of "basis of the bargain.
Quit rent is "[a] payment to a feudal lord by a freeholder or copyholder
, so called because upon payment the tenant goes 'quit and free' (discharged) of all other services.
14) Starting as a copyholder
at a Brooklyn daily newspaper (probably the Brooklyn Union), Clark later recalled that he worked his way up the ladder step-by-step to reading proof, setting type, reporting police courts, and writing articles on the tariff.
positions documents in line with the screen for easier viewing.
If they have paperwork they need to refer to, like accounts or sheets for copy typing, get a copyholder
In his Institutes and the Compleat Copyholder
, Coke provided a set of evidential rules which could be generically applied at common law in order to evidence local customs.