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_ 1 9 _
District Cotrt
Civil (1
. _ vol.
Docket of divorce cases disposed of in district court bv judgment or dismissal,
showing number and style of case, names of plaintiff andt defendant,
date filed, reasons for dismissal or date of judgment, and date disposed
of. Al-rr . chron. by court term. No ildo x., Hdw. pr. frn. 600 o.
14 x 10 c 5,.
126. CIVIL (and Criminiala District Court) 'lr13JS, fall term
1846-1t98. 11 vols. (A-) . Title varies: Journal of
District Court, 18346-51, 1 vol. (A); MTinulte Recort District
Court, 1851-57, 2 vols. (B, C).
Clerk's record ol nroceedinn-s in civil and criminal cases in district
court and of: all other acts and oroceedi.n'-cs n1ot recorded in separate
volumes; also, 1847-62, applications to practice law. Proceedino-s in
each case show case number, names of plaintiff and defend-ant, names of
attorneys, date of, and court order; minutes of each term
and for vacat ion sittings show^ signed aTp3-orovaL 1of judge, and siigned
attest of district clerk . Also contains: Re ister of Voters, 1865-66,
entry 26. Arr. chron. b r court term. Indexed alph. by first letter of
surname of plaintiff in civil actions, and of defendant in criminal
actions, chron. thereunder; also separate inde xes, see ent res 127,
129. lidw. ljinutes of first term pasted ia vol. 640 pp. 16 x 12 x 2.
For general civil proceedings, 1898--, see entry 128; for general
criminal proceedings, 1898--, see entry 146.
127. G(.iSEPRuAL IMDEX TO MINIUTES (Civil a1nd Criminal) , 1346-98.
]. vol.
Index by name of plaintiff' aLnd defendant in civil cases and by name of
defendant in criminal cases, to Civil (-anl Criminal District Court)
Minutes, entry 126; each entry shows name of opposite party, case number,
ahnd reference to volume and page Arr. alph., direct by first letter
of surname of plaintiff on left-hand -ages, reverse by first letter
of surname of defendant on ri-ht-hand raies, chron. thereunder. Hdw.
pr. hd. 420 pp. 16 x 12 x 2.
128. CIVIL TMINUTES, 1898--. 5 vols. (L-P)
Clerk's record of proceedings civil cases in district court and of all
other civil acts and proceedings not recorded in separate volumes, shoTing
number and style of case, names of attorneys, date of proceedings,
amount sued for, amount of judgment, and date and amount of execution
issued to satisfy judgment, and signed approval of minutes by judge and
signed attest by clerk for each term and for vacation sittings. Arr.
chron. by court term. For index, see entry 129. 1898-1907 hdw.; 1907--,
typed. 640 pp. 16 x 12 x .
For general civil proceedings, 1846-98, seo entry 126; for proceedings
in tax suits, 1917--, see entry 130; in divorce suits, 1919--, see
entry 131; in naturalization n hearings, 1890-152, see entry 156; a.llowing
out-county sheriff's fees, 1889--, see entry 162; allowing witnessesP
fees, 1914-15, see entry 166.

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