Documents pertaining to the case of D. Wolf vs. John D. Colefield, cause no. 542, 1868

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Documents relating to a suit over an unpaid debt include the petition of plaintiff D. Wolf and a summons for defendant John D. Colefield to appear before the 9th Judicial District Court.

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2 documents, folded, in envelope 21 x 10 cm. Documents are handwritten in ink on paper.

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Holland, B. C. February 12, 1868.

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Documents relating to a suit over an unpaid debt include the petition of plaintiff D. Wolf and a summons for defendant John D. Colefield to appear before the 9th Judicial District Court.

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2 documents, folded, in envelope 21 x 10 cm.
Documents are handwritten in ink on paper.

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Sheriff's fees for executing the writ are noted on the back of the summons.

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  • February 12, 1868

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Holland, B. C. Documents pertaining to the case of D. Wolf vs. John D. Colefield, cause no. 542, 1868, legal document, February 12, 1868; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth35074/: accessed December 9, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Henderson County District Clerk's Office.