Promissory Note to Robert E. Lee, 10 September 1840, Unidentified Scribe Copy

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Illinois 10 Sept 1840
Eight Months after date, we jointly & severally promise to pay to Robt E Lee, agent for the , or order, for the use of said , the sum of Forty eight hundred & Sixty six dollars 38/100 negotiable & payable at the Bank of the State of in for value received without discount or defalcation in specie
Signed seal
Joseph Smith seal
Witness to signatures Wm James Austin, & the three first names
P M at Ill— witness to the two last names.
True copy from the original note now on file for collection in the Bank of the State of
Nathaniel Childs Jr Teller
Oct 8th 1840 [p. [1]]
10 Sept 1840
Copy of notes of Miller &c for $4866.38, & of Whitney Woodruff Sen for $482 49/100 payable in eight months, & deposited at the Bank of Missouri, , for collection.
(for copy of notes for $482 49/100 see pages 1004.) [p. [2]]


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    Docket in unidentified handwriting.