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Wednesday, July 21, 1852.+-

Springfield, IL.

In Moore v. Buchanan and Vandermark, Lincoln and Logan argue plaintiff's demurrer. Court takes it under advisement. In Moore v. Banquary, jury is waived and verdict is rendered for their client in amount of $5,938.67 and costs. In Everhard v. Welch and Dawson, Dawson defaults and case against Welch is dismissed. Record.

Lincoln writes to Mrs. Catherine Nance of Petersburg, who seeks land office patent, acknowledging receipt of necessary affidavit. "Herewith is the Patent. Please accept my respects." Abraham Lincoln to Mrs. Catharine Nance, 21 July 1852, CW, 2:133.