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Thomas Heyward, at Charleston, S.C., signs a warrant for Isaac Huger on a charge of trespassing, 1788.
[recto] SOUTH-CAROLINA. THE STATE OF SOUTH-CAROLINA. To all and singular the Sheriffs of the said State, GREETING: You, and each of you, are hereby commanded, without Delay, to attach the Body of [handwritten] Isaac Huger of the State of South Carolina [printed] wheresoever he may be found, within your and each of your respective Districts, so that you compel him to be and appear before the Justices of the said State, at the Court of Common Pleas, to be holden at Charleston, on the Second Tuesday in September next, to answer to [handwritten] Edward Carrington otherwise called Edward Carrington Deputy Quarter Master to the Southern Army of a plea of trespass on the Case for certain promises and assumptions by the said Isaac to the said Edward made + not performed to his Damage Six hundred + forty seven pounds seventeen shillings and four pence Sterling [printed] And have you then and there this Writ. WITNESS the honorable Thomas Heyward Junior Esq. One of the Judges of the said Court at Charleston, the twelfth Day of August in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Seven Hundred and Eighty-eight and in the thirteenth Year of the Sovereignty and Independence of the United States of America. [signed] M.Call Pltf. Atty [signed on left recto] Thomas Heyward Junr
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Heyward, Thomas Jr. and State of South Carolina, "Warrant signed by Thomas Heyward, Jr. for Isaac Huger. Charleston, 1788." (1788). Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection. 107.
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