Promissory Note from Lyman Wight, 1 November 1839

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, Ill.
November 1st 1839
On or before the first day of November one thousand Eight hundred and fortynine I promise to pay Jose[ph] Smith or order the sum of Three hundred and ninety dollars with intere[s]t from this date. This interest to be paid on the first of November of every year. In witness my [h]and & seal.
L S [p. [1]]
’s note for $390— due Nov. 1/49 [p. [2]]


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    Signature of Lyman Wight.  

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    TEXT: “L S” enclosed in a hand-drawn representation of a seal.  

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    Docket in handwriting of John S. Fullmer.