Roger Sherman Partly Printed Document Signed "Roger Sherman a Judge/ of the Supr Court," one page, 6.25" x 7.5", affixed to a 7.75" x 9.75" sheet. New Haven, December 1, 1788. An order "To the Sheriff of the County of Litchfield or his Deputy, or either of the Constables of the Town of Bethlehem within Said County" to which Sherman added in holograph: "to Peter Woodard an indifferent person there being no proper officer to be had without great cost & inconvenience," to summon Zachariah Thomson of Bethlehem to appear before the 2nd County Court to answer a charge that he failed to pay twenty pounds to David Dougal of New Haven for value received. Sherman has penned "Received two Shillings duty on this writ" above his signature. The clerk's writing is light but clear. Darkly penned by Sherman, and in fine condition.

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