19-1423. Pleading private statutes. In pleading a private statute, or a right derived therefrom, it is sufficient to refer to the statute by its title and the day of its passage, and the court must thereupon take judicial notice thereof.
[(19-1423) Cr. Prac. 1864, sec. 246, p. 243; R.S., R.C., & C.L., sec. 7690; C.S., sec. 8838; I.C.A., sec. 19-1323.]