Execution, 20 December 1842 [City of Nauvoo v. Clements et al.]

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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 & Chattels of Albert Clements Henry Tener [Tanner], in your , you make the Sum of One Dollar Debt, and two Dollars sixty two & a half Cents Costs, which the city of lately recovered before me in a certain Plea against the said Henry Tener, and hereof make return to me within seventy days from this date.— Given under my hand and Seal, this 20th. day of December 1842.—
Joseph Smith seal
Mayor, & J. P. in and for said .— [p. [1]]
Decr 20th. 1842.—
City of ) Exeon. []
Henry Tener)
Received this writ Dec. 20th. 1842 <​at 11 <​11​> oclock A.M.​> . Con
no Property on which to levy. , March 1st. 1843
Received per order from . Citty Recorder for the Mayor. two Dollars &. ninety three & ¾ Cts.
Dec— 31st. 1842
Debt and Cost—— $3.62
order from —— 2.93¾
Subtracted 0.69
fee for returning writ 0.50
yet Due—— $1.19
Received of Albert Clement 16 Cts. to apply on the within
Received 1 and half Bushel Potatoes— 37½
To be renewed for 66 cts.— [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 and notation in handwriting of James Sloan.  

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    Notations in handwriting of John D. Parker.  

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    Notation in handwriting of James Sloan.