Docket Entry, Nolle Prosequi, 10 December 1839 [State of Missouri v. Gates et al. for Arson]
Docket Entry, , [Honey Creek Township, Daviess Co., MO], [10 Dec. 1839], State of MO v. Gates et al. for Arson (Daviess Co., MO, Circuit Court 1839); Daviess County Circuit Court Record, vol. A, 1837–1843, p. 150; handwriting of ; Daviess County Courthouse, Gallatin, MO.
And now at this day came the Circuit Attorney who Prosecutes for the in this behalf (and there having been no Service of the Writ of herein upon the said defendants) and says that he will no farther Prosecute the said Indictments against the defendants herein. It is therefore considered by the Court here that the said defendants go hence thereof without day and that they Recover of the said State of their costs by them in this behalf Expended. [p. 150]