Demurrer, circa 21 May 1844 [C. A. Foster v. JS and Coolidge]

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State of Illinois)
vs) )
Joseph Smith)
Circuit Court
May Term 1844
and the said defendants by their attorneys comes and defends the wrong and injury complained of by the and says that the and the matters therein contained in manner and form as the same are above stated and set forth are not sufficient in law for said to have or maintain his aforesaid thereof against the said defendants and they the said defendants are not bound by law to answer the same and this they are ready to verify wherefore by reason of the insufficiency of the said declaration [3 words illegible] <​in this [illegible]​> in this behalf the said defendnts prays Judgement and that the said may be barred from being or maintaining his aforesaid thereof against him
Atty for Defts
Joinder in
Warren & Higbee [p. [1]]
Joseph Smith
Filed May 22nd. 1844
Filed August 12 1844
James M Campbell clk [p. [2]]


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    Almon Babbitt handwriting begins.  

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    Almon Babbitt handwriting ends; Onias Skinner begins.  

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    Docket in handwriting of Almon Babbitt.  

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    Notation in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.  

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    Notation in handwriting of James M. Campbell.