Subpoena, 27 February 1843 [Dana v. Brink]

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State of Illinois) ss. [scilicet]
The people of the State of To Mrs Wooley, Mr Mikesel, , , Mr [Jonah R.] Ball <​Mr Holdridge Mrs [Rosina] Lyman Mrs [Eliza] Harvey​>
You are hereby commanded to appear at before me at my in the city in said on the second day of March 1843 at 10 o’clock A. M. Then and there to testify the truth, in a matter in suit wherein is plaintiff and is defen[d]ant, and this you ar not to omit under the penalty of the law.
Given under my hand and seal this 27th day of Feby 1843
Joseph Smith L. S.
Mayor of the city of . [p. [1]]
Subpoena for Deft Ads
Served as to , Mr Holdrich, Mrs Mikesill , Mr. Ball, Mrs. Harvey
fees—— $0.75
3, Miles Travil 15
Fees—— $0.12½
5 Miles—— 0 25
Filed Oct. 5. 1843
clk [p. [2]]


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    TEXT: “L. S.” (locus sigilli, Latin for “location of the seal”) enclosed in a hand-drawn representation of a seal.  

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    Docket in handwriting of William W. Phelps.  

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    Notations in handwriting of John D. Parker.  

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    Notation in handwriting of Jacob B. Backenstos.