Mary, a negro woman v. James Jr.
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Sworn to and Subscribed
Before Me this 29th day of OctoberA.D.1844,

Whetman
Justice of the peace

I allow the foregoing and order First
That the said MaryMary be allowed to sue as a poor
person to establish her rightto fredom
& assign J.F Risk eqr as her counsel
Second that said MaryMary have reasonable
Liberty to attend her counsel & the court
as a season may require that she be not
removed out of the jurisdiction of the court
& that she be not subjectto any severity on
account of her application for freedom.

John M KrumJohn M Krum

Judge