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Tuesday, April 29, 1834.+-

Springfield, IL.

[The Sangamon County Circuit Court hears Van Bergen v. Lincoln et al.. Green, the only defendant whom the sheriff has served with a summons, fails to appear, the court orders a judgment by default and awards Van Bergen $204.82 with $18.42 in damages. The court orders a "scire facias issue to the said Abram Lincoln and William F. Berry requiring them to show cause . . . why they should not be made a party to this judgment."Photocopy; Record B, 336.

Only $154 of the $204.82 and $18.42 damages awarded against Green is due Van Bergen, the remainder is due Reuben Radford.]