Summons, 1 September 1842 [Harwood v. A. Brown]

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State of Illinois)
City of )
The People of the State of , to the City of the City of , Greeting.
you are hereby Commanded to Summon to appear before me at my in said at Ten oClock A. M. on Monday the fifth day of September Instant, to answer the Complaint of Joseph Harwood for a failure to pay him a certain demand not exceeding One hundred Dollars; and thereof make due return as the law directs. Given under my hand and Seal, this first day of September 1842.
Joseph Smith— Mayor, and a Justice of Peace in and for said .—
Seal [p. [1]]
The Plaintiffs claim is $44.06 for Work and labour done by him for .—
J. Harwood) Summons for Debt.
Fees 31¼,— pd
Duely Served By Reading August <​Septr​> 2nd 1842
High Const fees ,30 cts [p. [2]]


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

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    Notation in handwriting of James Sloan.  

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    Docket in handwriting of James Sloan.  

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    Notation in handwriting of Dimick B. Huntington.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of James Sloan.