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Transcription of a Justice of the Peace Book 1896-1937
Will make copies for people wanting a copy from the book for 65 cents each postage paid. Timothy Bidleman is the transcriber of this book.
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STATE OF ILLINOIS No In Justice Court,
County of Sangamon
Town of Talkington Before Geo. B. Acree Justice of the Peace


In an action of .....................................Amount. $12.22
Date of Process Aug. 15 1898
R. P. Bell Kind of Process Account of Bill of Goods
Plaintiff Nature of Charge if Criminal.........................................................
vs. Name of Officer to whome Process delivered:
Charles Chapman
G. W. Johnson
Returnable......................................189....at............o'clock.........M .
Defendant
ITEMS OF FEES
AMOUNT
RECORD OF PROCEEDINGS
COURT COSTS
2.15
Aug 15, 1898. This cause comes by
Docketing,
.25
Charge of venue from D. A. Brian
Affidavit,
Justice of the Peace in & for said
Bond,

County. And it appears from the
Issuing Writ,

papers and documents in said cause
" Summons,

and the transcript of said Justice
" Subpoena,

that a summons in said cause was
" Venire,

issued by said Justice Aug 10th 1898
" Sci. Fa.,

returnable Aug 15th 1 o'clock P.M.
Oaths,
.25
1898 and that said summons was
Entering Continuance
retuned by Constable Charles
" Appeal

Chapman personally served by
" Verdict,

reading the same to the Defendent
Trial Fee,
2.00
Aug 11th 1898. It further appears
Issuing Execution ,

that on Aug 15th the said parties
Satisfaction,

appeared befor said Justice
Attorneys's Fee in Labor Cases ,
D. A. Brian and the Defendent
Transcripts,

G.W. Johnson having made the


necessary oith (??) for a change of


venue. The same was granted


whereupon the papers and


documents in said suit were by said
CONSTABLE'S FEES.

D. A. Brian transmitted to Geo. B. Acree
Serving and Returning Summons,
the nearest Justice and this
" " Subpoena,

cause now comes on for trial
" " Venire,

before the said Geo B Acree this
Attending Trial, Jury,

15 th day of Aug 1898. Parties appear
Taking Bond,

Plaintiff claims of Defendent
Serving and Returning Execution,

$12.22 for goods and exhibits
Advertising for Sale,

his bill. Defendent denies
Commision on Sale,

part of Plaintiffs claim
Mileage,

and ??? $ 6??? in the hands for cost


of the Court Plaintiff refusing


to accept. Said ($4.15) being the


amount Defendent owes with


cost up to before trial issue


being joined. Plaintiff


Being sworn also Geo. Conly


being sworn for Plaintiff


and Defendant and his two boys


being duly sworn


Upon hearing the respective allegations


and proofs of the parties it is considered


by the Court that the Plaintiff is entitled


to the three dollars & 50 cts and the


suit is dismissed or discharged at the


Plaintiff to pay cost of said suit


after change of venue Defenfdant paying before


Geo. B. Acree, J.P.


Sept 3rd $2.50 pd Plaintiff Cost


Geo. B. Acree, J.P.


Paid in full Nov. 22 1898


Geo. B. Acree, J.P.


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