Dickson, Robert : Public Claim
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and therefore It is Ordered that the Said Sam, the Prisoner be hanged by the Neck until he is dead, and this Sentence is to be Carried into Effect by the Sheriff of this County on the 23rd day of November next between the Hours of 12 & 2 O Clock of that day, and is further Considered by the Court that the Said Sam a Slave is of the Value of Four hundred and fifty dollars and it is further considered by the Court that James B Bowlin Gent be allowed the Sum of $15 for his Services in defending the Prisoner aforesaid & that Robert Dickson the Owner of Said Slave forthwith pay the Same to the Said Bowlin and the Said Prisoner is Remanded Ordered that this Court be adjourned Sine die James Kincaid
A Copy Teste John Mathews C. G. C.
Please pay to Col. A. Beirne Four Hundred and fifty Dollars the amt set forth in this copy from the record. Robert Dickson
Dec'r. 31 1832 Rec'd a warrant of four Hundred and fifty dollars. Andrew Beirne
Comwth Vs Sam } Copy Record
Executive Dept 31 Dec 1832 The within mentioned Slave Sam has been reprieved by the Governor for Sale and Transportation. Wm H. Richardson Secy Comth