Winny, a woman of color v. Samuel Donner
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SamuelSamuel Donner the defendant did at various
times receive money from various persons for
the hire of the said WinnyWinny the plantiff: And
that the said defendant by his counsel requested
the Court to instruct the jury that all testimony
going to prove that matter was
to this cause and ought to be disregarded
by them in making of their verdict
but the court refused to give such instructions
and directed the jury that if Donner
had rendered for the plantiffs services from WinneyWinney to
the amount of three hundred fifty dollars
it was sufficient towarrant a verdict
for the plantiff to
to which opinion and
decision of the court the defendant by
his counsel accepted and tended this his
bill of exceptions and prayed that the
same might be signed and made a part of
the record which is done accordingly

N. B. TuckerN B Tucker