They import a right to prior satisfaction out of the property bound by the lien, and being the creatures of positive law, are usually regiilated by a system of registry, operating as constructive notice; so that they take effect, and are to be satisfied according to priority of record!

Merrick v. Avery, Wayne & Co., 14 Ark. 370 (Arkansas, Jan. 1, 1854)

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