Home Index Site Map Up: Hayward Navigation
Up: Hayward

First: Years of Reflection 1783-1953 - Dust Jacket Last: Years of Reflection 1783-1953 - Page 108 Prev: Years of Reflection 1783-1953 - Page 51 Next: Years of Reflection 1783-1953 - Page 53 Navigation
YOR: 53 of 109
·DJ ·28 ·56 ·84
·FC ·29 ·57 ·85
·1 ·30 ·58 ·86
·3 ·31 ·59 ·87
§4 ·32 ·60 ·88
§5 ·33 ·61 ·89
§6 ·34 ·62 ·90
·7 ·35 ·63 ·91
·8 ·36 ·64 ·92
§9 ·37 ·65 ·93
·10 §38 ·66 ·94
·11 ·39 ·67 §95
·12 ·40 §68 ·96
·13 ·41 ·69 ·97
·14 ·42 ·70 ·98
·15 ·43 ·71 ·99
·16 ·44 ·72 ·100
·17 ·45 ·73 ·101
·18 ·46 ·74 ·102
·19 ·47 ·75 ·103
·20 ·48 ·76 ·104
·21 ·49 ·77 ·105
·22 ·50 ·78 ·106
·23 ·51 ·79 ·107
·24 ·52 ·80 §108
·25 ·53 §81
·26 §54 ·82
§27 ·55 ·83
 
the feelings of the plaintiff: "I will take next question of infringement," said the learned judge in the course of his summing-up, "and I must say I feel rather pained upon this question because to I do not think it an innocent infringement. The evidence seemed to me to show that the defendant's son had become acquainted with this machine whilst he was in service with the plaintiff, and he had carried over that knowledge to the partnership of the other defendant. It seems to me that the articles made by the defendants are identical substantially with the articles made and sold by the plaintiff. They are the plaintiff's machines with a notch cut into the glass, which notch had no effect upon the strength, and no optical effect whatever, but, in reality, is a real sham."
    Even so, after three hearings, the Hamiltons were determined to carry the matter to the House of Lords, and through their counsel made application for a stay of proceedings pending appeal. As no good ground could be shown, the application was refused.
    After this dismal interlude, the Brighton Health Congress and Domestic and Scientific Exhibition came as a breath of fresh air to Hayward Brothers. It was the first time the firm had publicly exhibited their pavement lights and the award of a medal was more gratifying following as it did a long, tedious and acrimonious transaction at law.
    William Eckstein was taken into partnership in 1880 and the style was altered to Hayward Brothers and Eckstein.