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Transcription of a Justice of the Peace Book 1896-1937
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STATE OF ILLINOIS                 No   1        In Justice Court,
County of Sangamon
Town of Lowder                      Before    C. O. Dodd              Justice of the Peace

                                                                          In an action of .....................................Amount. $.........................     
                                                                          Date of Process..................................................................189....
    Thos. J. Palmer                                               Kind of Process.  Forcible Entry & Detainer
                                              Plaintiff                  Nature of Charge if Criminal.........................................................
                        vs.                                              Name of Officer to whome Process delivered:
      J. B. Peebles                                                                                               J. J. Mitchell
                                                                         
  
                                                                       Returnable on 13th Jan 1896 at 10 o'clock A M   .
                                         Defendant
ITEMS OF FEES
AMOUNT
RECORD OF PROCEEDINGS   
COURT COSTS

This cause comes by change of
Docketing,

  venue from J. W. Lowder Justice             
               Affidavit,
  of the peace in and for said county         
               Bond,

  and it appears from the papers and
Issuing Writ,

  documents in said cause and the
     "      Summons,

  transcript of said Justice that a summons
     "      Subpoena,

  in the cause was issued by said
     "      Venire,

  Justice. January 7th 1896 returnable
     "      Sci. Fa.,

  Jan. 13th 1896 at 10 o' clock AM. and
            Oaths,     

  delivered to J. J. Mitchell constable, and
Entering Continuance
  that said summons was returnable   
     "      Appeal

  by constable J. J. Mitchell personally
     "      Verdict,

  served by reading the same to
Trial Fee,

  the defendant, Jan. 7th 1896. It further
Issuing Execution ,

  appears that on Jan. 13th the said
Satisfaction,

  parties appeared before said Justice
Attorneys's Fee in Labor Cases ,
  J. W. Lowder and the Plaintiff
Transcripts,

  Thomas J. Palmer having made the


  necessary oath for a change of venue


  the same was granted whereupon


  the papers and documents in said


  suit where by said J. W. Lowder
CONSTABLE'S FEES.

  transmitted by C. O. Dodd the nearest
Serving and Returning Summons,
  Justice, and this same cause now comes on
    "               "          Subpoena,

  for trial before the said C. O. Dodd
     "             "           Venire,

  this 13th day of January 1896 Parties
Attending Trial, Jury,

  appear. Motion for dismissal by
Taking Bond,

  Defendants Attorney overuled by justice
Serving and Returning Execution,

  Defendants attorney demanded jury allowed
Advertising for Sale,

  the regular constable J. J. Mitchell being
Commision on Sale,

  absent. S. A. Dean was appointed special
Mileage,

  constable to secure jury. The following


  jury was summoned and accepted


   John Milstead, John Hart, Thos. Doolin,


   Henry McCracken, Charles Dodd, and


   Robt. Edmonsey. After jury secured and


   necessary oath bring administers by Justice


    Court was adjourned to 9 o'clock AM


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