Subpoena, 2 August 1842 [City of Nauvoo v. Thompson]

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State of Illinois) ss. [scilicet]
Hancock County)
City of )
The People of the State of , to the City of said , Greeting,
you are hereby commanded to Summon , Elizabeth Berkett, James Brown, Warren Smith, Alexander Stevens, Homer Jackson, and Stephen Page, to be and appear before me Joseph Smith, Mayor, and a Justice of the Peace in and for said , at my , at ’s office in said , forthwith, then and there to give Testimony, and the truth to say, touching a certain Complaint made on behalf of the against William Thom[p]son, and hereof fail not under the penalty of the law, and have you then there this Writ, Given under my Hand and Seal this 2nd. day of August 1842.
Joseph Smith Seal
Mayor, and a Justice of the Peace, in and for said .— [p. [1]]
August the 2nd. 1842
Served on the within named witnesses By Reading
Const Cost
0.87 <​¢​>
Const [p. [2]]


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    Signature of JS.  

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

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    Notation in handwriting of Charles Allen.