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42-206. Debts of wife contracted before marriage; husband not liable.The property of the husband shall not be liable for any debts contracted by the wife before marriage. SourceLaws 1877, § 1, p. 33; R.S.1913, § 1565; C.S.1922, § 1514; C.S.1929, § 42-206; R.S.1943, § 42-206.AnnotationsHusband, separated from wife and paying temporary alimony, is not liable for necessaries furnished wife. Wise Memorial Hospital Assn. v. Peyton, 99 Neb. 48, 154 N.W. 838 (1915).