Execution, 2 August 1842 [City of Nauvoo v. McGraw and White]

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State of Illinois)
City of )
The People of the State of , to The City of said .— Greeting/
We command you that of the Goods and Chattels of William H. McGraw and James White in said , you make the Sum of Twenty five Dollars Debt, and three Dollars Cost, which the said City of lately recovered before me, in a Certain Case of a breach of a City Ordinance, by Selling, Spirituous Liquors, against the said William H. McGraw and James White, and hereof make return to me within seventy days from this date.— Given under my Hand and Seal this second day of August 1842.—
Joseph Smith Seal
Mayor, and a Justice of the Peace in and for the City of . [p. [1]]
August 2nd 1842.—
City of ) Execution
Mc.Graw and)
Recd Augt 4th 1842— by— Marshal
No property found within the whareon to Levy
August— 9th 1842
High Constable fees ,50 [p. [2]]


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    Signature of JS.  

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    TEXT: “Seal” enclosed in a hand-drawn representation of a seal.  

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    Docket in handwriting of James Sloan.  

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    Endorsement in handwriting of Henry G. Sherwood.  

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    Notation in handwriting of Dimick B. Huntington.