William Gordon v. Milton Sublette, et al.
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said due bill specified according to the tenor
and effect of said due bill. And being so liable
they the said defendants in consideration thereof
afterwards to wit on the day and year last afore-
said at St LouisSt Louis to wit at the County aforesaid
undertook and then and there faithfully Pro-
mised the said Plaintiff to pay him the said
sum of Money in said due bill specified ac-
cording to the tenor and effect thereof.

And whereas the said defendants
also afterwards to wit on the day and year last
aforesaid at GreenGreen Liva to wit at the County a-
foresaid as Partners in trade, trading and doing
business under the name and style as aforesaid
by one Henry Fracb their then agent in that be-
half made their certain other due bill in
writing now here to the Court shown the date
whereof is the day and year last aforesaid
by which said due bill, they the said defendants
then and there acknowledged themselves to owe unto
the said Plaintiff or order the sum of thirty
One dollars. By means whereof they the said
defendants then, and there, became liable to pay
to the said Plaintiff the said sum of money
in said last mentioned due bill specified
according to the tenor and effect of said last
mentioned due bill. And being so liable they
the said defendants afterwards to wit on the
day and year last aforesaid at GreenGreen
to wit at the County aforesaid undertook
and then and there faithfully Promised the
said Plaintiff to pay him the said sum of
money in said last mentioned due bill Spe-
cified according to the tenor and effect thereof.

And whereas also the said de-
fendants as Partners in trade as aforesaid, trading and doing

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business under the name and style aforesaid afterwards to wit
on the first day of January in the year One thousand
eight hundred and thirty two at St LouisSt Louis to wit at the
County aforesaid were indebted to the said Plaintiff
in the further sum of three thousand dollars for
so such money by them the said defendants before
that time had and received to the use of the said
Plaintiff and also in the further sum of three
thousand dollars for so much Money by the said Plain-
tiff before that time lent and advanced to, and paid,
laid out and expended for, the use of them the
said defendants and at their Special instance and
request and being so indebted they the said defend-
ants afterwards to wit on the day and year last afore-
said at St LouisSt Louis to wit at the County aforesaid un-
dertook and then, and there, faithfully promised the
said Plaintiff to pay him the said several sums of money in this Court mentioned when they the said
defendants should be thereunto afterwards requested

Nevertheless the said defendants
not regarding their said several Promises and
undertaking have not as yet paid to the said
Plaintiff the said several sums of money
above mentioned or any, or either of them or
any part thereof although after requeted so to
do but they the said defendants so to do have
hitherto wholly neglected and refused and still
do neglect and refuse to the damage of said
Plaintiff of Three Thousand dollars and there
-fore he brings his Suit


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