Habeas Corpus, circa 16 August 1838, Draft [State of Missouri v. JS et al. for Riot]

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State of Missouri) ss [scilicet]
County of )
To Mr. [William] Morgan acting Sheriff of the County of in the aforesaid.
You are hereby commanded to have the body of [blank] who is in detained and restrained of his liberty by you and in your custody together with the time and cause of such detention or imprisionment, forthwith before me one of the Justices of the County Court, within and for the County of aforesaid to do and receive what shall then and there be concidered concerning the said person imprisioned or detained
Given Under My hand and Seal this [blank] day of August A.D. 1838 [p. [1]]
<​August 1838​>
By the Habeas Corpus Act [p. [2]]


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    Insertion in handwriting of Thomas Bullock.  

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    Docket in handwriting of George W. Robinson.