Mittimus, 26 June 1844 [State of Illinois v. JS and H. Smith for Treason]
Robert Smith, Mittimus, to Jailer , for JS and , , IL, 26 June 1844, State of IL v. JS and H. Smith for Treason (Hancock Co., IL, Justice of the Peace Court 1844). Version copied ca. 26 June 1844; handwriting of ; docket and notation by , [, Hancock Co., IL, ca. 26 June 1844]; one page; JS Office Papers, CHL.
Whereas Joseph Smith and have been arrested and brought before me Robt F. Smith, a justice of the peace in and for said for examination on the charge of Treason against the State of and have appeared <applied> for a continuance which is granted until the 29th June 1844 at 12 O’clock M,— These <are> therefore to command you to receive the said Joseph Smith and into your custody in the Jail of the there to remain until they are brought before <me> for said examination examination according to Law.
Given under my hand & and Seal this 26th day of June 1844,