Bazil Thomas v. James Kennedy Jr. Summons of James Kennedy Jr.


District of Columbia, to wit:

The United States of America,
To the Marshal of the District of Columbia Greeting

We command you that you take James Kennedy Junr. if he be found within the County of Alexandria, in your said District, and him safely keep, so that you have his body before the honorable the Judges of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, at the Court House in the County of Alexandria, at the next Court, to answer Negro Bazil of a plea of Trespass Assault and Battery and False Imprisonment Damage Five hundred Dollars

And have then there this writ. Witness William Kilty, Esq. Chief Judge of our said Court, this 22d day of August 1804

G Deneale Cc


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Negro Bazil
Jas. Kennedy Junr.


For the defts: illegally detaining the plt. in bondage.


L Summers DM
for Danl. C Brent

lbs Tobo.
filing Petition 4. order & report of case 4 16
Order for grantg. leave to sue 8
[illegible] for assigning Counsel 8
Ent. Order & for malring[?] up Issue 8
Malring[?] up Issue 20 20
Order for Jury 8
filing Case agd. 4 recording 100 104
Judg: 47 taxg.[?] Costs 8 55
filing 6 exhibits 4 ea 24
Attorneis fee $5.
Marshals fee 2.0