Bill of Costs, 10 August 1844–B [C. A. Foster v. JS and Coolidge]

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State of Illinois) Sc[ilice]t
Circuit Court
May Term A.D. 1844
Joseph Smith &)
s Cost
Clerks fees
Ent[ering]. appr. [appearance] of & atty, .25
Issuing summons 50: Issuing subpoena 50: 1.00
Taking 1 affidavit 12½: Ent. Suit on Docket 12½ .25
filing 8 papers 50: Making & Ent. Bill Cost 37½ .87½
Certificate & Seal 50: .50
Sheriffs Fees, ,
2 Services of Summons 1.00: Returning 12½; 40 miles Travel $2.50: Serving 3 Subpoenas 75: Returning 12½: 60 miles Travel $3.75 8[.]25 8.25
Witness Fee
Two days 1[.]00 1[.]00
) Sct.
I hereby Certify, That the foregoing is a correct copy from my Fee Book, of the Costs and Charges taxed against the said of whom the in the above Entitled cause [blank] , is hereby directed to collect the same
IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand, and affixed the Seal of the said Circuit Court at , this 10th. day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty four
Clerk. [p. [5]]
State of Illinois) Sct.
I, Clerk of the Circuit Court within and for said and aforesaid do Certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy from the Records of the Circuit Court, of the proceedings in the above stated Cause, as appears from the Records of said Court
In Testimony whereof I have hereunto Subscribed my name & affixed the seal of said Circuit Court at my office in this Tenth day of August Anno domini 1844
Clerk [1/2 page blank] [p. [7]]
Jos. Smith &
Copy of Record
Filed august 12 1844
James M Campbell clk [p. [8]]


  1. new scribe logo

    Certification printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.  

  2. new scribe logo

    Docket in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.  

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    Notation in handwriting of James M. Campbell.