Subpoena, 23 May 1843–A [City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Ardent Spirits]
, Subpoena, to Sheriff , for , , Hancock Co., IL, 23 May 1843, City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Ardent Spirits (Hancock Co., IL, Circuit Court 1843); printed form with manuscript additions in handwriting of ; witnessed by on behalf of , 23 May 1843; docket and notations printed with manuscript additions by , , Hancock Co., IL, 23 May 1843; two pages; Hancock Co., IL, Circuit Court Legal Documents, 1839–1860, BYU. Includes seal.
The People of the State of , to the of said , GREETING:
You are hereby commanded to SUMMON if to be found in your , personally to be and appear before the Circuit Court of said , at the Court House, in , on theday of [blank] in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty [blank] to testify, and the truth to speak, in relation to a certain matter in controversy, now depending in the said Court, between The City of plaintiff[blank], and defendant at the instance of the said laying aside all pretences and excuses whatsoever, under the penalty of what the law directs. And make due return of this writ, and the manner in which you execute the same.
WITNESS, , Clerk of our said Circuit Court, at , this 23— day of May— in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three