Subpoena, 3 May 1841 [Singley v. Rigdon]

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SUBPOENA Ad Testificandum.
STATE OF ILLINOIS,) Sct. [scilicet]
.)
The People of the State of , To the of said , GREETING:
We command you to summon Joseph Smith Jr <​​> if to be found in your , personally to be and appear before the Circuit Court of said [blank] , at the Court House, in , on the fourth day of May, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty one, to testify, and the truth to speak, in relation to a certain matter in controversy, now depending in the said Court, between Nicholas Singl[e]y plaintiffs, and defendants, at the instance of the said , laying aside all pretences and excuses whatsoever, under penalty of what the law directs. And make due return of this writ, and of the manner in which you execute the same.
[seal]
Witness, S Otho Williams Clerk of our said Circuit Court, at this 30 day of May, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty one
S Otho Williams Clerk.
Karnes and Woods, Prs. , Ills. [p. [1]]
[blank] Day, No. [blank]
SUBPOENA FOR Joseph Smith Jr IN THE CASE OF Nicholas Singly vs
[blank] Circuit Court, . To [blank] Term, A. D. 184[blank]
 
I have served the within writ by reading the same to the within named Joseph Smith and
May 3d 1841.
Sheriff Ills. by Lewis Robison Constable
 
3.75
37
37
4.49 / A
3
54
 
I cannot, in my , find the within named [blank]
Sheriff [blank]C. .
 
SHERIFF’S Fees—
<​3​> Services of Subpoena, $.75
54 Miles Travel— <​3 in [illegible]​> $3.37½
Returning Subpoena— 12½ 3 <​12½​>
$<​4.25¼​>
<​​> Sheriff <​​> Ill’s. [p. [2]]

Footnotes

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    Insertion in unidentified handwriting.  

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    TEXT: A note is printed in the left margin of the document: “In Term Time or in Vacation.”  

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    TEXT: A note is printed in the left margin of the document: “III. Blackstone 369: may issue to any county. R. L. 155. 211.” Return, &c. 489.  

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    Docket printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of S. Otho Williams.  

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    Notations printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of Lewis Robison.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of William D. Abernethy.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of William D. Abernethy.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of William D. Abernethy.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of William D. Abernethy.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of William D. Abernethy.