Martha Drucilla v. Richmond Curle
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MarthaMartha of Color
v
Richard JRichard J CurleCurle

In Circuit CourtCircuit Court November Term 1844

And the said defend-
dant stands on his attorney moves the Court to dismiss said
cause for the following reasons

1 Because The writ in the
cause was

2 Because there is an affida-
vit

3 Because the said suppo-
sed affidavit is & not off-
icial

4 Because the party making
the affidavit to the petition is a colored
person and could not make
an affidavit against defendant
who is a white man

5 Because The Court
Judge in allowing the plff
to sue as a poor person

6 Because the
in in other respects informal
and unsuffered

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