Attachment, 24 November 1843 [State of Illinois v. Finch]

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State of Illinois) S [scilicet]
City of )
The people of the City of to the of said . greeting
you are hereby commanded to attach and have firthwith before the Munical [Municipal] Court of said the body of Mrs. Elvira Davis, to testify in the case of , on Habeus Corpus, now pending before said Court, and hereof fail not and have you there this attachment and your doings thereon. under penalty of the law.
Given under my hand & seal this 24th. day of November 1843.—
Clerk of the Municipal Court of the City of [p. [1]]
Attachment for Elvira Davis. before Municipal Court.
November 24th. 1843.—
I. cannot in my this find the within named Elvira Davis
Nov. 24th. 1843
Con. [p. [2]]


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    TEXT: “LS.” (locus sigilli, Latin for “location of the seal”) enclosed in a hand-drawn representation of a seal.  

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    Docket in handwriting of Willard Richards.  

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    Notation in handwriting of John D. Parker.