Subpoena, 2 December 1842–B [City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Assault]

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State of Illinois) ss [scilicet]
City of )
The people of the State of To the of said greeting
You are hereby commanded to Summon , David W. Matthews, M. Barns Jr [1 line blank] To be, & appear before me Joseph Smith, one of the Justices of the peace in and for said , at my in said at Twelve oclock, noon this day. then & there to give testimony & the truth to Say Touching a certain complaint made on behalf of the <​ & of the​> against & hereof fail not under the penalty of the law, & have you then there this writ. & your doings theron
Given under my hand & seal this 2d. day of Decr. 1842
Joseph Smith J P
L. S.
/Entd/ [p. [1]]
Decr. 2nd. 1842.
State of &) Spna [Subpoena] for Witnesses—
City of )
Wm. C. Walker
fees— 12½¢
No 75
Filed Feby 28th 1843
, Clerk By D,C, [Deputy Clerk] [p. [2]]


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    Signature of JS.  

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    TEXT: “L. S.” (locus sigilli, Latin for “location of the seal”) enclosed in a hand-drawn representation of a seal.  

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    Endorsement in handwriting of James Sloan.  

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    Docket in handwriting of James Sloan.  

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    Docket and notation in handwriting of Henry G. Sherwood.  

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    Docket and notation in handwriting of M. Avise.