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Friday, May 3, 1850.+-

Urbana, IL.

Signing names of all three counsel, Lincoln writes and files demurrer in bastardy case. Photocopy.

In assumpsit suit, jury hears arguments, after which plaintiff submits to nonsuit. In Davis et ux. v. Redmond et al., bill is taken for confessed when adult defendants fail to appear. Commissioners are appointed to partition property. Lincoln writes decree of court. Record; Herndon-Weik Collection, Library of Congress, Washington, DC.