Promissory Note, 5 April 1842 [Niswanger v. Wight and Jett]
and , Promissory Note, [, Hancock Co., IL], to , 5 Apr. 1842; handwriting of ; signatures of and presumably ; docket by unidentified scribe, [, IL], [ca. 5 Apr. 1842]; notations by unidentified scribe, [between 5 Apr. 1842 and 15 June 1843], 15 June 1843, and 4 Sept. 1843; notation by , [, Hancock Co., IL], 21 Sept. 1843; two pages; Hancock County Courthouse, Carthage, IL; microfilm 1,637,612 at FHL.
We hereby undertake to pay the Sum of Three Hundred and fifteen Dollars and twenty Cents in One good Horse, one two Horse Waggon, and the remainder in Groceries at the following Prices, Sugar at Seven & a half Cts. per Pound, and Coffee at fourteen Cents per Pound, Molasses at thirty seven ½ Cents per Gallon, the Groceries to be paid within Six weeks from this Date,— April fifth 1842.—