Fitts, O. C.




At a regular term of the County Court of said County of Williamson begun and holden at the Court House in Marion, in said County on Monday the 14th day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and eighty-one being the second Monday of said month.
  To wit:   On Tuesday the 22nd day of March A. D. 1881.
No. 143 PRESENT, Hon. Geo. W. Young Judge,
The People of the State of Illinois W. H. Eubanks Clerk,
    vs Attachment for James H. Duncan Sheriff,
O. C. Fitts Contempt of Court And Wm. W. Clemens State's Attorney.
Attest, W. H. Eubanks Clerk

  Whereas, at the Decr Term A.D. 1880, of the County Court of Williamson County in the State of Illinois, an attachment for Contempt of Court against O. C. Fitts was ordered to issue attachment on which the bail was afterward fixed by said Court at the sum of One Hundred Dollars. AND WHEREAS, afterward, in pursuance of said Attachment, before W. R. Jones Sheriff of Franklin County, to wit: On the 4th day of March 1881, the said O. C. Fitts 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 recognizance the said O. C. Fitts 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 him, but makes default; and L. I. Cantrell security for the said O. C. Fitts in said recognizance being (blank) also now three times solemnly called that he produce the body of the said Defendant , and he 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 O. C. Fitts and L. I. Cantrell as aforesaid returnable to the next term of this Court, requiring the said defendant and his security 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.