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    Declaration Signer Robert Treat Paine Document Signed, partially printed, two pages, 8" x 8", Taunton, Massachusetts, August 23, 1770. A sheriff's subpoena to apprehend debtor Theophilus Clarke. Signed simply "Paine" on the verso. Toned paper with small red wax seal. A bit of soiling with one small split at the edge of a fold. Overall fine condition. Robert Paine (1731 - 1814) served Massachusetts in the Continental Congress and later became the Commonwealth's Attorney General.

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    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
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