Results 16 entries found

Saturday, May 1, 1841.+-

Springfield, IL.

Lincoln receives $25 from A. L. Mills and deposits the money into his account with a Springfield merchant. Account (copy), 1 May 1841, Irwin & Corneau Account Book, 252, microfilm, IHi, Springfield, IL.

[Piatt County Circuit Court holds its first session, Judge Treat presiding, at Monticello. Record.]

Monday, May 3, 1841.+-

Springfield, IL.

[Livingston County Circuit Court opens two-day term at Pontiac.]

Thursday, May 6, 1841.+-

Springfield, IL.

[DeWitt County Circuit Court convenes for three-day term at Clinton.]

Friday, May 7, 1841.+-

Clinton, IL.

Lincoln writes affidavit of Samuel Bevans, witness in Maxwell v. Harrold.Record.

[Sangamo Journal carries Stuart & Lincoln "card" for last time.]

Monday, May 10, 1841.+-

Clinton, IL.

[Champaign Circuit Court convenes for three-day term at Urbana.]

Wednesday, May 12, 1841.+-

Urbana, IL.

In Nox et al. v. Lyons, Lincoln writes answer of James H. Lyons to plaintiffs' bill.Photocopy.

Friday, May 14, 1841.+-

Urbana, IL.

[First announcement of partnership of Logan & Lincoln appears in Sangamo Journal. Office is located "opposite Hoffman's Row," in which Stuart & Lincoln had office.]

Monday, May 17, 1841.+-

Danville, IL.

Lincoln, for plaintiff in Fithian v. Cunningham, moves defendant plead case following afternoon. So ordered.Record.

Tuesday, May 18, 1841.+-

Danville, IL.

In Wilson v. Frazier, sheriff, Lincoln and Brown are for defendant. Case is continued; Brown moves plaintiff give bond.Record.

Wednesday, May 19, 1841.+-

Danville, IL.

Lincoln writes and files plaintiff's demurrer in Fithian v. Cunningham.Photocopy.

Thursday, May 20, 1841.+-

Danville, IL.

Lincoln's demurrer in Fithian v. Cunningham is argued and sustained by court; court finds for his client, who is ordered to be paid $504.97, plus interest ($2,050) and costs. Defendant, granted appeal to Supreme Court, files bond.Record.

Sunday, May 23, 1841.+-

Danville, IL and Charleston, IL?

Lincoln probably makes two-day journey from Danville to Charleston during this week end to attend opening of six-day term of Coles Circuit Court on Monday morning.

Monday, May 24, 1841.+-

Charleston, IL.

Lincoln, acting with Ficklin in Aertson v. Ashmore & Ashmore, writes declaration.Herndon-Weik Collection, Library of Congress, Washington, DC.

Wednesday, May 26, 1841.+-

Charleston, IL.

Lincoln writes affidavit for defendant in Vest v. Williams et al.Herndon-Weik Collection, Library of Congress, Washington, DC.

Friday, May 28, 1841.+-

Charleston, IL.

In Vest v. Williams et al., trespass, jury is called and plaintiff drops case. Lincoln appears for defendant.Record.

He writes and signs pleas in Moore v. White, and writes defendant's affidavit in Ewing v. Goodman.Herndon-Weik Collection, Library of Congress, Washington, DC.

Saturday, May 29, 1841.+-

Charleston, IL.

Ewing v. Goodman, trespass, assault, and battery, is called; attorneys agree to continuance and plaintiff is ruled to give security. Lincoln appears for defendant. He acts for plaintiff in Aertson v. Ashmore & Ashmore.Record.