Notice, 6 May 1844 [F. M. Higbee v. JS–A on Habeas Corpus]
, Notice, to , , Hancock Co., IL, 6 May 1844, F. M. Higbee v. JS–A on Habeas Corpus (Nauvoo, IL, Municipal Court 1844); handwriting of ; docket by , [, Hancock Co., IL, 6 May 1844]; notations by , 8 May 1844, [, IL]; notation by , [, Hancock Co., IL], 8 May 1844; two pages; Nauvoo, IL, Records, CHL. Includes seal.
Sir You will please to take notice that Joseph Smith Senior, has petitiond for a writ of , from the Municipal Court of said . playing <praying> that he may be liberty <liberated> from the custody of . Depty Sheriff, of by whom he is held in custody on a issued by the circuit court of on the first day of May instant, To answer on a plea of the case. &c— <which writ is granted> And you will have the opportunity to appear before the Municipel Court. at 10 o clock A. M. of <on> the 7th of M[a]y instat, at the Mayors council chamber in said , and show cause why said Joseph Smith Senior should not be liberated and said Habus Corpus.
Witness my Hand & seal of court this 6 day of May 1844—
Clerk M. C. C.
The above trial is deferred until Wedneday the 8th in[stan]t 10 o clock A. M.