James Adams vs. Benjamin L.E. Bonneville, Joseph Powell, Peter Powell
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aforesaid by
a person by the defendant afore
said duly authorized to discharge
him the said plaintiff as aforesaid
and the said plaintiff being so
discharged as aforesaid was
sent home so wit

at to wit the
county aforesaid and from the
time of plaintiffs discharge as
aforesaid he hath held himself
ready to do & perform every thing on
his part to be done and performed
in accordance with said contract
and hath desired and offered to
do the same to wit at the county
of Saint LouisSt Louis aforesaid,
And the said Defendant by the
said contract promised to pay the
defendant certain moneys to the
said plaintiff to wit wages for the
said eighteen months aforesaid at the
sale of two hundred a year, the
said plaintiff having faithfully re
ramined in the service of the defen-
dant during the eighteen month aforesaid
to wit at the court of aforesaid
such time as he was duly discharged as aforesaid
which
money & the de
fendant applied
at the counting
room of RunePaul
the defendants agent
in St. LouisSt Louis on
the 2nd day of september in the year of our Lord one thousand eight & thirty five at the county of Saint LouisSt Louis
there issued same
By means whereof and force of
the statute in such case made and
provided the said defendant then & there became liable to pay to the said plaintiff the
said sums of money in the said
contract specified according to
the tenor and effect of the said
contract and being so liable be the

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said Defendant in con
sideration thereof afterwards to wit
as the third day of september and year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred & thirty five aforesaid at
the county aforesaid undertook and
then and there faith fully promised
the said plaintiff to pay him the
said sum of money in the said
in writing specified
to wit the sum of three hundred Dollars
according to the tenor and effect
thereof

And whereas also the said defendant
afterwards to wit on the third day of september in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty five at the county
aforesaid accounted with the
said plaintiff of and concering
divers other sums of money from
the said Defendant to the plaintiff
before that time due and owing
and then in arrear and unpaid
and upon that account the said
defendant was then and there found
so be in arrear and indebted
to the said plaintiff in the farther
sum of three hundred
Dollars
of the lawful money, and being
so found in arrear and indebted
as last aforesaid he the said defendant
in consideration thereof afterwards
to wit on the same day and year

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