Docket Entry, between 1 and circa 6 December 1842 [City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Assault]
Docket Entry, , Hancock Co., IL, between 1 and ca. 6 Dec. 1842, City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Assault (Nauvoo, IL, Mayor’s Court 1842); Nauvoo Mayor’s Court Docket Book, 39–40; handwriting of ; CHL. Includes notations by , [, Hancock Co., IL], ca. 8 Dec. 1842, ca. 31 Jan. 1843, and ca. 27 Feb. 1843.
of before Joseph Smith J. P. forthwith, to answer the said Complaint, which Warrant was returned, endorsed, “the within served and the Body of the brought & delivered to the Court, fees 25¢, Marshal.” pleaded not guilty.
for the Prosn.,— for .
, Joseph A. McCall, , & Jas A. Easton were Sworn examined & cross examined as Witnesses on behalf of the State, , W. H. Ralston, & Jas I. Gilbert were produced, Sworn, examined & cross examined as Witnesses for .
The proofs & allegations being heard, as also Counsel on both sides, it is adjudged by the Court, that be fined in, & pay a fine or sum of fifty Dollars, and full Costs of Suit, (Witnesses excepted,) taxed to $6.25.—
Decr. 8th. 1842. A Transcript of the Judgment & proceedings in this Cause was made out for , at his request, & delivered to him,— fee recd 50 cts.
Jany. 31st. 1843. Depy. Sheriff served a notice of an appeal in this Cause, to the Circuit Court of , which notice enjoined and required to suspend all further proceedings in relation thereto, until sd Ct shall make other Order to the contrary.— Witness Clerk, Jany. 19th 1843.—
<A transcript of this Judgment has been made out agreeable to the notice of appeal, (or Writ of ,) & it & the papers in the Cause, sent to the Circuit Court, by Clerk of said Court on the 27th feby. 1843.—> [p. 40]