Promissory Note from John Smith, 27 March 1840–A

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Hancock Co Ills Feby [March] 27th. 1840
On or before the twenty seventh day of February one thousand eight hundred and forty two I promise to pay Messrs Joseph Smith Junr & or order the sum of Seventy—— dollars with interest the interest to be paid on the <​twenty seventh day of February​> in each and every year— value received
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March 30 1840
Recd on the within five dollars (as pr subscription papers)
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    Signature of John Smith.  

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    Docket in handwriting of Newel K. Whitney.  

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    Endorsement in handwriting of Robert B. Thompson.