Execution, 30 May 1844 [United States v. Jeremiah Smith on Habeas Corpus–A]

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State of Illinois) Sct [scilicet]
Hancock County)
City of )
The People of the state of to the of said , Greeting
We command you, That of the goods and chattels of , of the Territory of , and now in your . you make the Sum of Seventy Seven dollars and Seventy five cents, <​it being the​> costs on the Trial of on before the Municipal Court of said . which Habus Corpus writ was issued on the 16th of May 1844 and final Judgmt renderd by said court on the 30th. of the same month and year.— The cost as aforesaid was awarded to <​by​> the court. to be paid by the said , he being the original complainant agai[n]st said , and failed to prosecute the suit, <​declaring— before the court he was acting as agent of the ,​> and hereof make due returns to me within seventy days from this date.
Given under my hand and seal of said Court this 30th day of May A. D. 1844
Clerk of the Municipal Court of the [p. [1]]
costs 77.75
May 30th Recd that writ 9½ oclck P M
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    Docket in handwriting of Willard Richards.  

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    Endorsement in handwriting of John P. Greene.