Order, 31 December 1842, Copy [Extradition of JS for Accessory to Assault]

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“It is Ordered that the of and the be informed by the that Joseph Smith arrested on a warrant Isued for his apprehensi[on] by the of 31st. December 1842, is before this Court on a writ of and that the case will be heard on monday [2d.] January 1843— and that a copy of this order be handed to each of those Officers.—”
United States of America)
District of )
I Clerk of the Circuit Court of the for the District aforesaid do certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy of [an or]der passed by said Court the 31st. day of December A. D. 1842.—
In testimony whereof, I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed the seal of said Court at this 31st. day of December A. D. 1842 and of our Independence the 67th year—
The will furnish to the all the papers on file upon which the executive warrant of this morning was issued against Joseph Smith Dec 31 1842
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Notice re[page torn]te the trial of Joseph Smith upon [p. [2]]


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    TEXT: “I[page torn]inois”. Text supplied throughout this document is from Order, 31 December 1842 [Extradition of JS for Accessory to Assault].  

  2. 2

    TEXT: “apprehensi[page torn]”.  

  3. 3

    TEXT: “[page torn]beas”.  

  4. 4

    TEXT: “[page torn]”.  

  5. 5

    TEXT: “[page torn]der”.  

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    Notation in handwriting of Thomas Ford.  

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    Docket in unidentified handwriting.