Subpoena, 14 May 1844 [JS et al. v. C. B. Street and M. B. Street]

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State of Illinois,) Sc[ilice]t.
The People of the State of ,
WE COMMAND YOU TO SUMMON F A Worrell Levi C Street, Thomas Perkins, and if to be found in your , personally to be and appear before the Circuit Court of said , at the Court House, in , on the Twenty first— day of May— in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-four to testify, and the truth to speak, in relation to a certain matter in controversy, now depending in the said Court, between Joseph Smith & others plaintiffs, and C[harles] B Street & others defendant at the instance of the said Defendants laying aside all pretences and excuses whatsoever, under the penalty of what the law directs. And make due return of this writ, and the manner in which you execute the same.
WITNESS, Clerk of our said Circuit Court, at , this Fourteenth— day of May in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-four
Clerk By Depy [p. [1]]
2nd DAY. NO. [blank]
SUBPOENA FOR F A Worrell, Levi C Street, Thomas Perkins &
IN THE CASE OF Joseph Smith et al vs C B Street & others
In the Circuit Court, Illinois. To the May. Term, A. D. 1844
I cannot, in my , find the within named [blank]
Sheriff, , Illinois.
I have served the within Writ, by reading the same to the within named. F. A Warrell Levi C Street May 17 1844 & Thomas Perkins May 23— 1844
Sheriff, , Ills.
Sheriff’s Fees.
Service of Subpoena, $1.00
Returning Subpoena, [.]12½
18 Miles Travel, 1.12½
Total Amount, $2.25
Sheriff, Ills. [p. [2]]


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    Docket printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of David E. Head.  

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    Notations printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of William Backenstos.