Samuel Reeler v. Matthew Robinson. Summons of Matthew Robinson


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 Matthew Robinson 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 honourable the Judges of the United States Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, for the county of Alexandria, at the court-house in the town of Alexandria, at the next Court, to answer Samuel Reeler of a plea of Trespass Assault and Battery and false Imprisonment Damage five hundred Dollars

And have then there this Writ. Witness, the honourable William Cranch, Chief Judge of our said Court this 1st day of Sepr. 1819.

Edm. J. Lee C.C.


Saml. Reeler
Matthew Robinson


Filg: Pet: 18 D 8 Atto 8 $34
Ord: 26 Assg. Counsel 26
Filg Statement facts 18
Ord: 26 for leave to sue 26
Caps: 18 ret 18 Cont 26 62
Ord: 26 Jd 18 44
Swg: Ju: 70 Bl. 18 88
recordg: verdict 18
3 Spas: 18 ea 54
Jud: 18 C 18 TC 20
C 20 p 18
Attorney's fee 5
Mars Do. 4.5
Ex. 40 Tax[?]
Mas. $14.09

Executed on the 13th day of Decr. 1819.
S. Halley[?] D.M.
For Ringgold Marshal

We of the Jury find for the plf and assess his damages to the sum of one cents subject to the opinion of the court on the Demurrer to evidence filed in this cause
Jno [illegible] foreman