Fieri Facias, 23 January 1845 [JS v. Reynolds and Wilson–A]

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State of Illinois,) Sct. [scilicet]
The People of the State of , To the of the County of <​​>, Greeting:
WE COMMAND YOU, That of the goods and Chattels, Lands and tenements of —— and which shall be found in your , You cause to be made the sum of Forty— Dollars and damages cents costs which and ninety nine Dollars and eighty one cents costs which Joseph Smith lately recovered against them in the Circuit Court of said County of as appears of record; and this you are not to omit under the penalty of what the law prescribes. And have those moneys at the Clerk’s Office of said Court at , within ninety days from the date hereof, together with this writ, with an endorsement thereon as to the manner in which you executed the same.
Witness, Charles T. Chase, Clerk of said Court, and the seal thereof at , in said County of this 23d day of January A. D. 1845.
Charles T. Chase CLERK.
The will collect interest on the above damages from May 10th A. D. 1844
Charles T. Chase CLERK. [p. [1]]
<​Sale 10th May​>
No. [blank]
Joseph Smith
$[blank] Debt,
$40.00 Damages,
$99.81 Costs,
Deft’s Fee Bill $1.87½
Total amount $[blank]
JUDGMENT, May 10th 1844.
This writ issued Jan 23 1845.
Return day, April 1845.
Received this for collection this 4th of March 1845 at 12 o clk M.
By virtue of this execution I have this 14th of April 1845 levied upon the following property viz The W 1/2 of the SW 1/4 of sec 9. 4 N 5 W
The W 1/2 SE 1/4 sect 11 4 N R[ange] 5 W
The East 70 acres of the NW 1/4 of sect No 21 T[ownship] 6 N 5 W.
The S 1/2 of SE 1/4 of sect No 26 Towns 3 N R 9 west
The S 1/2 of SW 1/4 of sect No 26. Town 3 N R 9 west
The SW 1/4 of NW 1/2 of sect No 21 Town 4 N R 5 west
Lot 2 on block 35 in — all west of the 4th principal Meridian
I return this execution without sale of property from having learned that the issue of this execution was illegal—
May 22d 1845
Levying Execution, $0.50
Advertising property, twice 2550
[blank] miles travel, [blank]
Commission on $[blank] [blank]
Certificate of purchases, 25
Returning Execution, 12½
Total amount, $1.12½
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    Insertions in unidentified handwriting.  

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    Docket and notations printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of Charles Chase.  

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    Notations in handwriting of Miner R. Deming.  

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    Notation printed with manuscript additions in unidentified handwriting.