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    Sale 2367 | Lot 4
    Price Realized: $1,235With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2367 Lot 4

      SIGNER (AMERICAN REVOLUTION.) READ, GEORGE. Autograph Document Signed, "Geo:Read AttyPltff," requesting an arrest warrant for Thomas Davis, who allegedly assaulted Thomas James, plaintiff in a case seeking £5,000 in damages. 1 page, oblong 8vo; small hole at center with minor loss to text, toning along right edge, vertical folds. (MRS) Np, 4 March 1780

      Estimate $800 - 1,200

      "Issue Capias to take Thomas Davis late of New Castle County Mariner to Answer Joseph James of a Plea wherefore with Force and Arms . . . the said Thomas James did beat wound and evilly treat . . . to the great Damage of the said Joseph and against the Peace of the Delaware State."

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,235