Bill of Costs, 10 August 1844–B [Sympson v. JS]

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State of Illinois) Sc[ilice]t
Circuit Court
May Term A. D. 1844
vs In Case
Joseph Smith Defendant
s Cost
Clerks Fees
Ent[ering] appr. [appearance]of & attorney .25
filing 10 papers 62½: Issuing summons 50: 1.12½
Issuing subpoena 50: Taking 4 affidavits 50: 1.00
Issuing subpoena ducestecum 50: .50
Entering suit on docket 1 Time 12½: .12½
Making & Ent. Bill Cost 37½: Certificate & Seal 50 .87½ $3.87½
Sheriffs Fees,
Serving Summons 50: Serving 5 subpoenas 1.25
Returning 2 subps. 25: Returning summons 12½
120 Miles Travel $7.50 9.62½
Witness fees
1 day 50: 3 days 1.50 2[.]00
2 days $1.00 2 days 1.00 2[.]00 4[.]00
) Sct.
I hereby Certify, That the foregoing is a correct copy from my Fee Book, of the Costs and Charges taxed against the said of whom the in the above entitled Cause county, is hereby directed to collect the same
IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand, and affixed the Seal of the said Circuit Court at , this 10th. day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty four
Clerk. [p. [5]]
State of Illinois) sct
I , clerk of the Circuit Court within and for said & aforesaid do hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and Correct copy from the Records of the Circuit Court, of the proceedings in above stated case, as appears from the records of said court
In testimony whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed the seal of Said circuit Court at my office in this Tenth day of August Anno Domini 1844
Clerk [1/2 page blank] [p. [7]]
vs) In Case
Joseph Smith
Copy of Record
Filed August 12 1844
J[a] M Campbell clk [p. [8]]


  1. new scribe logo

    Certification printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.  

  2. new scribe logo

    Docket in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.  

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    Notation in handwriting of James M. Campbell.