Excerpt from Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, in the Eastern District, Vol. 5: Containing the Cases Decided at December Term, 1839, and March Term, 1840 The goods of a boarder are not liable to be distrained for rent. Due by the keeper of the boarding-house. This was a writ of Error to the District Court for the City and County of Philadelphia, to remove the record of an action of replevin brought by John S. Riddle, against Washington Welden, for certain articles of furniture. On the trial in the court below, the jury found the following facts as a Special verdict. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.