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AIR. That fluid transparent substance which surrounds our globe.
     2. No property can be had in the air it belongs equally to all men, being indispensable to their existence. To poison or materially to change the air, to the annoyance of the public, is a nuisance. Cro. Cr. 610; 2 Ld. Raym 1163; I Burr. 333; 1 Str. 686 Hawk. B. 1, c. 75, s. 10; Dane's Ab. Index h.t. But this must be understood with this qualification, that no one has a right to use the air over another man's land, in such a manner as to be injurious to him. See 4 Campb. 219; Bowy. Mod. Civ. Law, 62; 4 Bouv. Inst. n. 36 1; Grot. Droit de la Guerre et de la Paix, liv. 2, c. 2, Sec. 3, note, 3 et 4.
     3. It is the right of the proprietor of an estate to enjoy the light and air that will come to him, and, in general, no one has a right to deprive him of them; but sometimes in building, a man opens windows over his neighbor's ground, and the latter, desirous of building on his own ground, necessarily stops the windows already built, and deprives the first builder of light and air; this he has the right to do, unless the windows are ancient lights, (q.v.) or the proprietor has acquired a right by grant or prescription to have such windows open. See Crabb on R. P. Sec. 444 to 479 and Plan. Vide Nuisance.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Friday, December 15: Last post for airmail to Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain and Switzerland.
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Membership Rates United States Membership (includes bulk mail rate--first class add $5 per year) International Membership (includes Airmail delivery) 1 Year 3 Years Individual $40 $110 Dual $40 $110 Affiliate Society $25 $75 Institutional $45 $125 Commercial $60 $170 1st class mail +$5 +$15 International Membership (includes Airmail delivery) 1 Year 3 Years Individual $45 $125 Dual $45 $125 Affiliate Society $30 $90 Institutional $50 $140 Commercial $65 $185 Life Membership (one time only fee) $900.
1912 An airmail service opened between London and Paris.
Woodrow Wilson, a reluctant Congress, and an unwilling Army to inaugurate airmail service.
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