Section 12-21-39

Handwriting - Evidence for comparison.

In any proceeding before a court or judicial officer of the state where the genuineness of the handwriting of any person may be involved, any admitted or proved handwriting of such person shall be competent evidence as a basis for comparison by witnesses or by the jury, court or officer conducting such proceeding to prove or disprove such genuineness.

(Code 1923, §7707; Code 1940, T. 7, §420.)