ticket


ticket
The entire list of candidates of a particular political party. 26 Am J2d Elect § 207. The means of admission to a theater or other place of amusement. 4 Am J2d Amuse § 5. A railroad ticket, amounting, according to some authority to a mere receipt or token, but, according to other authority, to a contract between the holder and the carrier. 14 Am J2d Car § 811. A maritime contract for the transportation of a person on a ship. 48 Am J1st Ship § 351. A document evidencing a transaction commonly known in the stock-brokerage business as the "loan" of shares of stock and the return by the borrower to the lender of shares of stock "borrowed." Provost v United States, 269 US 443, 449, 70 L Ed 352, 353, 46 S Ct 152. See coupon ticket; general ticket; one-way ticket; round-trip ticket; subpoena ticket; theater ticket; through ticket.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.