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    Lincoln Law Partner William Henry Herndon Autograph Document Signed "Joshua W. Short per Lincoln & Herndon & D.A. Brown". Sangamon Co. (Ill.), April 1857, two and one-quarter pages, folio, on blue paper. In the case of Canfield vs Short, the defendant admits having contracted to sell about 125 acres for $20 per acre, but claims that Caldwell never paid "any part of the consideration", and that he never said "that his money was ready at Mr. Burns as alleged." Further claiming that he was never a tenant of Canfield and that no extension of time was ever granted, Short asks to be dismissed with his costs. Very fine appearance. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection.

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    October, 2006
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
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