This section is from the book "Popular Law Library Vol7 Equity Jurisprudence, Trusts, Equity Pleading", by Albert H. Putney. Also available from Amazon: Popular Law-Dictionary.
Original bills are those which relate to some matter not before litigated in the court by the same persons, standing in the same interests. Such a bill begins the suit or controversy.
The classification of original bills has been given in the previous section.