Execution, 25 July 1842 [State of Illinois v. Little]
JS as Mayor and Justice of the Peace, , to City Marshal , , Hancock Co., IL, 25 July 1842, State of IL v. Little (Nauvoo, IL, Mayor’s Court 1842); handwriting of ; certified by JS, 25 July 1842; docket and notation by , [, Hancock Co., IL], [25 July 1842]; endorsed by , 4 Aug. 1842; notation by , 3 Oct. 1842; two pages; Nauvoo, IL, Records, CHL. Includes seal.
The People of the State of To— The City of said .— Greeting.
We command you that of the Goods and Chattles of Edwin Little in said , you make the Sum of five Dollars Debt, and one Dollar and ninety three ¾ Cents Cost, which the State of lately recovered before me, in a certain case of Assault and Battery, against the said Edwin Little, and hereof make return to me within seventy days from this date.— Given under my hand and Seal this twenty fifth day of July 1842.
Joseph Smith Seal
Mayor, and a Justice of the Peace in and for the City of . [p. ]