, Attachment, to Sheriff , for and , , Hancock Co., IL, 23 May 1844, Davis v. JS et al. (Hancock Co., IL, Circuit Court 1844); printed form with manuscript additions in handwriting of ; docket by , [, Hancock Co., IL, 23 May 1844]; notation by William Houck, [, IL], 23 May 1844; two pages; Hancock County Courthouse, Carthage, IL.
We command you to attach & if to be found in your , and them safely keep so that you have him <their> bodies before the Circuit Court of said [blank] to answer for a contempt of said court for having failed to attend as witnesses in the case of , vs Joseph Smith & when lawfully summoned and called for that purpose. And have you then and there this writ, and make return thereon in what manner you execute the same.
WITNESS, , <> Clerk of our said Circuit Court at , this 23rd day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-4