Subpoena, 2 December 1842–B [City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Assault]
JS as [Mayor] and Justice of the Peace, Subpoena, to City Marshal , for , David Mathews, and Michael Barns, , Hancock Co., IL, 2 Dec. 1842, City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Assault (Nauvoo, IL, Mayor’s Court 1842); handwriting of ; certified by JS; docket by , [, Hancock Co., IL], 2 Dec. 1842; notation by , [2 Dec. 1842]; endorsement by , [ca. 2 Dec. 1842]; docket and notation by on behalf of , [, Hancock Co., IL], 28 Feb. 1843; two pages; private possession. Photocopy at CHL. Includes seal.
The people of the State of To the of said greeting
You are hereby commanded to Summon , David W. Matthews, M. Barns Jr [1 line blank] To be, & appear before me Joseph Smith, one of the Justices of the peace in and for said , at my in said at Twelve oclock, noon this day. then & there to give testimony & the truth to Say Touching a certain complaint made on behalf of the < & of the> against & hereof fail not under the penalty of the law, & have you then there this writ. & your doings theron
Given under my hand & seal this 2d. day of Decr. 1842