Certiorari, 26 July 1844 [City of Nauvoo v. R. D. Foster]

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State of Illinois) S S. [scilicet]
To the Honorable the Municipal Court of the City of in Said & aforesaid, Greeting:
We Command you that a certified copy or transcript of the Record and proceedings of a certain Suit lately pending before you, wherein the City of was plaintiff and , was defendant, or by whatever name the Said suit May be entered of Record, and wherein, you rendered a Judgment for the sum of one hundred dollars fine & costs of Suit, in favor of the Said City of and against the Said , with all things tutching the Same as fully as the Same are now before you, you Send, Sealed & Enclosed with thy <​this​> writ, to our Circuit Court within & for said at a Circuit Court to be holden at on the Third Monday in the month of July October next, whereof fail not under the penalty of what the law directs, and have you then there this writ
Witness Clerk of our Said Circuit Court at this 26th. day of July A D 1844
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The City of )
Circuit Court To October Term A. D. 1844
I have Served the within writ by reading and delivering the same to the Mayor Pro tem Tem of the city of Ill. July 27 1844
s fees
Serving writ 50
20 miles travel 1.25
returning 12½
Filed Octo 21. 1844
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    Docket in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.  

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    Notations in handwriting of William Backenstos.  

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    Notation probably in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.