Summons, 9 May 1844 [C. A. Foster v. JS and Coolidge]

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State of Illinois,) Sc[ilice]t.
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The People of the State of , TO THE OF SAID GREETING:
WE COMMAND YOU TO SUMMON Joseph Smith and if to be found in your , to appear before the Circuit Court of said county of , on the first day of the next term thereof, to be holden at the Court House, in , on the third Monday in the month of May Inst to answer the complaint of —— of a plea of , to his damage, the sum of One Thousand—— Dollars, as he says. And have you there this writ, and make return thereon in what manner you execute the same.
[seal]
WITNESS, Clerk of our said Circuit Court, at , this Ninth—— day of May in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-four
Clerk.
By Depy [p. [1]]
3d DAY. NO. [blank]
Vs.) In
Joseph Smith &
SUMMONS.
In the Circuit Court, . To the May Term, A. D. 1844
 
I cannot, in my , find the within named [blank]
Sheriff, , Illinois.
 
I have served the within Summons, by reading the same to the within named. Joseph Smith and May 9th. 1844
Sheriff, , Ills.
By Depy.
 
Sheriff's Fees.
Serving 2 Summons, $100
Returning Summons, 12½
40 Miles Travel, 2,50
Total Amount, $3.62½
Sheriff, Ills.
By Depy.
 
Filed May 14, 1844
clk
 
Filed august 12 1844
James M Campbell clk [p. [2]]

Footnotes

  1. new scribe logo

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

  2. new scribe logo

    Notations printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of John D. Parker.  

  3. new scribe logo

    Notation in handwriting of David E. Head.  

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    Notation in handwriting of James M. Campbell.