UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,
STATE OF ILLINOIS,
|No. 1||PRESENT, Hon. Geo. W. Young Judge,|
|The People of the State of Illinois||W H Eubanks Clerk,|
|vs||Indictment for||James H. Duncan Sheriff,|
|Charles Cunningham||Selling Liquor||And Wm. W. Clemens State's Attorney.|
|Attest, W. H. Eubanks Clerk|
WHEREAS, at the October Term , A. D. 1877, of the Circuit Court of Williamson County, in the State of Illinois an indictment for Selling Liquor against Charles Cunningham was by the Grand Jury of said County duly returned in open Court, on which Indictment the bail was afterward fixed by said Court at the sum of one Hundred Dollars which said Indictment was ordered by said Circuit Court to be certified to the County Court of said county for process and trial, and afterwards towit on the 17th day of Nov. A D 1881 the said Indictment was filed in the County Court when and whereby it became a matter of record therein.
AND WHEREAS, afterward, in pursuance of said Information, before W. R. Jones Sheriff of Franklin County, to wit: On the 18th day of January 1881, the said Charles Cunningham made his recognizance in the sum of one Hundred Dollars for his appearance at the County Court of said
County, on the first day of March Term, 1881, thereof, to answer to said Information, which recognizance was then and there
approved and certified by said Sheriff, and was afterward filed in said County Court, whereby it became a matter of record therein;
AND WHEREAS, the day is now come when by said recognizances the said Charles Cunningham bound to appear: Now come the People, by Wm. W. Clemens, the State's Attorney, and the said Defend- ant, being three times solemnly called, comes not, nor anyone for them, but makes default; J. L. Cunningham and J. J. Hudson securities for the said Charles Cunningham in said recognizance being (blank) also now three times solemnly called that they produce the body of the said Defendant , and they also failing therein, thereupon IT IS ORDERED BY THE COURT that the default of the said Defendant and of his securities be entered of record, and that a scire facias issue herein against said Charles Cunningham, J. L. Cunningham, and J. J. Hudson returnable to the next term of this Court, requiring the said defendant and his securities then and there to appear and show cause why the People should not have judgment and execution upon his said recognizance, according to the form, force and effect thereof. Ordered also that a capias issue for the body of said Defendant , returnable to the next term of this Court.