Bill from Orson Spencer and Others, circa 14 January 1843

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Docketing each suit, [0].12½
Entering each order or rule of court for continuence, default, discontinuence, retraxit, &c. [0].25.
For each dedimus or commission to take depositions [0].50.
Calling and swearing each jury [0.]12½
Administering each oath [0.0]6¼
Swearing person to affidavit [0.]12½
For each to summon jury [0.]25.
Receiving and entering verdict of jury [0.]12½
Entering each decree or final judgment, [0.]25.
Issuing writ of , , or , [0.]50.
Entering on record [0.]25.
Issuing [0.]25.
Entering Marshall’s return of the same [0.]12½
For each certificate and seal, other than the process of court [0.]25 <​[0.]50.​>
Taking bond in cases of appeal to the circuit court [0.]50.
For each license under seal granted by ordinance [0.]50
<​*​> <​*For each certificate of majistracy under seal—​> <​[0].25.​>
The unsuccessful party in any suit before the Municipal court shall be taxed a docket fee of three dollars, to be collected with the costs of suit, and paid over, in proportionate sums, to the justices sitting on said suit, as compensation, or part compensation for their services; and the deficit, if any, in the compensation of the justices, shall be paid semiannually, on the certificate of the clerk, out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated. [p. 2]
Docketing each suit, 0.12½
Entering each order or rule of court for continuence, default, discontinuence, retraxit, &c. [0].25.
For each dedimus or commission to take depositions [0].50.
Calling and swearing each jury 0.12½
Administering each oath 0.06¼
Swearing person to affidavit 0.12½
For each to summon jury [0.]25.
Receiving and entering verdict of jury 0.12½
Entering each decree or final judgment, [0.]25.
Issuing writ of , , or , [0.]50.
Entering on record [0.]25.
Issuing [0.]25.
Entering Marshall’s return of the same 0.12½
For each certificate and seal, other than the process of court 0. [0.]50.
Taking bond in cases of appeal to the circuit court [0.]50.
For each license under seal granted by ordinance 0.50
* *For each certificate of majistracy under seal— [0].25.
The unsuccessful party in any suit before the Municipal court shall be taxed a docket fee of three dollars, to be collected with the costs of suit, and paid over, in proportionate sums, to the justices sitting on said suit, as compensation, or part compensation for their services; and the deficit, if any, in the compensation of the justices, shall be paid semiannually, on the certificate of the clerk, out of any moneys in the treasury not otherwise appropriated. [p. 2]
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