To discuss or arrange a sale or bargain; to arrange the preliminaries of a business transaction. Also to sell or discount negotiable paper, or assign or transfer it by indorsement and delivery. Palmer v. Ferry, 6 Gray (Mass.) 420; Newport Nat. Bank v. Board of Education, 114 Ky. 87, 70 S. W. ISO: Odell v. Clyde, 23 Misc. Rep. 734, 53 N. Y. Supp. 01; Blakistou v. Dudley, 5 Duer (N. Y.) 377.