Chief Justice Sharkey, after narrating the circumstances of the case, declares the validity of the deed of emancipation to be the main question in the controversy. He then argues that, although according to principles of national comity 鈥渃ontracts are to be construed according to the laws of the country or state where they are made,鈥?yet these principles are not to be followed when they lead to conclusions in conflict with 鈥渢he great and fundamental policy of the state.鈥?What this 鈥済reat and fundamental policy鈥?is, in Mississippi, may be gathered from the remainder of the decision, which we give in full. For, know, That Infant, poorly as it lies, 北京赛车pk10公式4 Are not to me more insignificant, 13 For I knew you would sin and transgress, and come out into this land. Yet I wouldn't force you, nor be heard over you, nor shut up; nor doom you through your fall; nor through your coming out from light into darkness; nor yet through your coming from the garden into this land. The Lady was pleas'd with the Receipt, and bad Galesia return to her Story, of the Gentleman that had married her Kinswoman. This heavy charge of Judge Stroud is sustained by twenty pages of proof, showing the very great disproportion between the number of offences made capital for slaves, and those that are so for whites. Concerning this, we find the following cool remark in Wheeler鈥檚 Law of Slavery, page 222, note. With such Agility and Ease they go, 鈥楩eb. 19, 1879. III. Enter Corporal Catchup and Soldiers.