Journal, December 1842–June 1844; Book 4, 1 March–22 June 1844

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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16 May 1844 • Thursday
Thursday May 16— went to office at 8— A M to hear my reply to. . & letter of clerk of council to & at 10. orderd city Muni[ci]pal cou[r]t to convene.— sp[e]nt the A M in reading &cc
1. PM in Municipal Cou[r]t. came up on Habus [habeas] corpus he had ben arrested by .— [James] McCance for pocurig [procuring] mony at under false pretenc[e]s.— & his Lawyer— asked for continu[an]ce for witneses— continu[e]d till ne[x]t week thurdy [Thursday].
rain continu[e]s—
about home. read proof on of report of my trial on Habus corpus on the 8[th] in th[e] n[e]ighbor— [8 lines blank] [p. [121]]
16 May 1844 • Thursday
Thursday May 16— went to office at 8— A M to hear my reply to. . & letter of clerk of council to & at 10. orderd Municipal court to convene.— spent the A M in reading &cc
1. PM in Municipal Court. came up on Habus [habeas] corpus he had ben arrested by .— James McCance for pocurig [procuring] mony at under false pretences.— & his Lawyer— asked for continuance for witneses— continued till next week thurdy [Thursday].
rain continues—
about home. read proof of report of my trial on Habus corpus on the 8[th] in the neighbor— [8 lines blank] [p. [121]]
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