Summons, 15 October 1838 [Halsted, Haines & Co. v. O. Granger et al.]

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The State of Ohio)
ss. [scilicet])
Seal
To the of said — Greeting:—
We command you that you summon , , , , Joseph Smith Jr. , , , , , , , , , , , Jonathan Hampton, , , , , , , Nathan Cheney, , Samuel Newcomb , , William Foster, , Edson Barney, and , if they be found in your , to appear before our Court of Common Pleas for said to be holden held at on the sixth day of November next to answer unto , , & , firm of Halsted Haines & Co. in a plea of to their damage three thousand dollars as is said. Herein fail not but of this writ and your service make due return. Witness Clerk of said Court at this fifteenth day of October A.D. 1838
C[harles] H. Foot Dep Clerk
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Suit brought on note of hand given by defts to plffs for $2251.77 dolls. dated Sept 1st. 1837— Also for goods sold and delivered &c amount due $2266.40 Oct. 15. 1838—
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The State of Ohio , ss. I have executed the command of this writ by handing , William Foster, and true and attested copy of this writ the other defendants named in this writ not found in my bailiwick October 30 A.D. 1838— Depty Shff [p. 385]

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