Capias ad Respondendum, 16 February 1837 [Martindale v. JS et al.]

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The State of Ohio)
ss. [scilicet])
Seal
To the of said . . . Greeting: We command you, that you take Joseph Smith Jr. , & , if they be found in your bailiwic[k], and them safely keep, so that you have their bodies before our court of Common Pleas of the aforesaid, at the court house in said , on the twenty first day of March next, to answer unto in a plea of ; damages seven thousand five hundred dollars: and have you then there this writ. Witness, President Judge of our said court of Common pleas for said , this sixteenth day of February A.D. 1837.
Clerk.
[. . .]
Suit brought on a note made by def[endan]ts. October 11. 1836 payable to or order on the 1st. of Jany. 1837 for $5000. Also for money lent & advanced; also for money had & recd. to use of Amt. now claimed to be due $5037. Feby. 13. 1837. Hold to bail in the sum of $10000—
[. . .]
The State of Ohio, ss.} In obedience to the command of this writ I on the 22d. day of February A.D. 1837 arrested the within named defts. and took their bail bond with , , and as surety conditioned that the above bound defts. shall appear before the next court of Common pleas, and enter in the action, a copy of the bail bond is hereunto returned
2d. Sheriff [p. 107]
The State of Ohio)
ss. scilicet)
Seal
To the of said . . . Greeting: We command you, that you take Joseph Smith Jr. , & , if they be found in your bailiwick, and them safely keep, so that you have their bodies before our court of Common Pleas of the aforesaid, at the court house in said , on the twenty first day of March next, to answer unto in a plea of ; damages seven thousand five hundred dollars: and have you then there this writ. Witness, President Judge of our said court of Common pleas for said , this sixteenth day of February A.D. 1837.
Clerk.
[. . .]
Suit brought on a note made by defendants. October 11. 1836 payable to or order on the 1st. of Jany. 1837 for $5000. Also for money lent & advanced; also for money had & recd. to use of Amt. now claimed to be due $5037. Feby. 13. 1837. Hold to bail in the sum of $10000—
[. . .]
The State of Ohio, ss.} In obedience to the command of this writ I on the 22d. day of February A.D. 1837 arrested the within named defts. and took their bail bond with , , and as surety conditioned that the above bound defts. shall appear before the next court of Common pleas, and enter in the action, a copy of the bail bond is hereunto returned
2d. Sheriff [p. 107]
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