Subpoena, 4 February 1843–B [State of Illinois v. Goddard et al. on Habeas Corpus]

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State of Illinois) S.S. [scilicet]
City of )
The People of the State of to the City of said . Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to Summon Samuel White, , Starling Driggs, Samuel Morton, Joshua Simpson, Blakely Anderson, John Smith, Andrew Smith, William Smith, Henry Morton, Edward Cutler, L— Nurse, Clarke Foster, and Jackson Clothier, and to be and appear before the Municipal Court of said , at the Mayors office in said , forthwith, and there to give testimony and the truth to say, touching a certain Case then and there to be heard before said Court upon a Writ of , wherein Stephen H. Goddard, , and William W. Riley were Petitioners, and said was Plaintiff, and hereof fail not under the penalty of the law; and have you then there this Writ.
Given under my hand, and Seal of said Court, this 4th day of february 1843.—
, Clerk of the Municipal Court of sd .
seal of the Municipal court of the City of [p. [1]]
Feby. 4th 1843.
State of ) Spna [Subpoena]for Witness’s on Trial on .—
S. H. Goddard)
& others)
Blakely Anderson 1
John P Smith 2
Samuel Morton 3
Henry Morton 4
Saml White 5
Starlen Griggs <​Driggs​> 6
Edwin Cutler 7
Clark Foster 8
The within served on the above named persons—
Fees $2.25¢
Marshal [p. [2]]


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    TEXT: The text that follows is enclosed in a hand-drawn representation of a seal.  

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    Docket in handwriting James Sloan  

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    Notation in handwriting of Henry G. Sherwood.