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Harris v. Watson
Citation:Peake 72, 170 Eng. Rep. 94 (King's Bench, 1791).
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The Alexander was sailing to Lisbon. Defendant, in consideration of extra work, offered Plaintiff five guineas above his usual wage. The ship was in danger at the time and the additional wages were used as an inducement.
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