Warrant to City Marshal, 21 July 1842 [State of Illinois v. Little]

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State of Illinois) ss
Hancock County)
City of )
The people of the state of
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<​To the City of the City of , & all Sheriffs, Coroners & Constables, within the .—​> Greeting
Whereas complaint hath been made before me, Mayor of the aforesaid, in said upon the oath of Wm Seely of said that E[d]win Little of said did unlawfully assault and beat him the said Wm Seely in said aforesaid These, therefore, are to command you, forthwith to apprehend the said Edwin Little and bring him before me, or some Justice of the peace, to answer the premises, and further to be dealt with according to law.
Givin under my hand and seal at the city of , this 21st day of July in the year of <​our​> Lord 1842—
L. S.
Joseph Smith
Mayor <​and <​a​> Justice of the Peace <​in &​> for said ​> [p. [1]]
State of Illinois) ss
Hancock County)
City of )
The people of the state of To the City of the City of , & all Sheriffs, Coroners & Constables, within the .— Greeting
Whereas complaint hath been made before me, Mayor of the aforesaid, in said upon the oath of Wm Seely of said that Edwin Little of said did unlawfully assault and beat him the said Wm Seely in said aforesaid These, therefore, are to command you, forthwith to apprehend the said Edwin Little and bring him before me, or some Justice of the peace, to answer the premises, and further to be dealt with according to law.
Givin under my hand and seal at the city of , this 21st day of July in the year of our Lord 1842—
L. S.
Joseph Smith
Mayor and a Justice of the Peace in & for said [p. [1]]
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