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{ 249. March Court 1754.

In the Suit on Petition between William Northcut Plt. & Arthur Duas deft. Judgment is granted the Plt. for four hundred & fifty Pounds of Tobacco & Costs.

In the Action of debt between William Cunningham Admr. of Thomas McReady Plt. & John Armstrong deft. the deft. not appearing Judgment is granted the Plt. against him & John Mercer Gent. his Security for what of the Sum sued for in the declaration shall appear to be justly due, unless the deft. do appear at the next Court & answer the Plts. Action

In the Suit of Trespass upon the Case between Thomas, & Robert Dunlops Plts. and John Armstrong deft. the deft. not appearing Judgment is granted the Plt. against him & John Mercer Gent his Security for what of the Sum sued for in the declaration shall appear to be justly due, unless the deft. do appear at the next Court & answer the Plts Action.

In the Suit on the Attachment obtained by Henry [Pontson?] against Richard Weaver, John Murphy, & James Hill two of the Garnishees appeared & on Oath decleared that they had no thing of the Estate of the sd. Weavers [sic] in their Hand & and an Attachmt. is ordered against the other Garmishees returnable to the next Court.

In the Action of detinue betwwen David McQualty Plt. & Elizabeth McAboy deft. a Jury to wit. Robert Washington, John Fitzhugh, Gowry Waugh, Samuel Seldon Thomas BunburyJunr. William Etherington, Robert Ashby, Benjamin Massey, John Withers, William Horton, Saml. Earle & Andrew Edwards were sworn to try the Issue joined who brought in their Verdict in these Words "We of the Jury find for the deft. Samuel Earle foreman" which Verdict at the deft's Motion is admitted to record, & it's considered by the Court that the Plt. take nothing by his Bill & the deft. go hence without day & that she recover of the sd. Plt. her Costs by her by her [sic] about her defence in this behalf expended.

In the Action of Trespass upon the Case between Harry Piper Plt. & Jeremiah Carter deft. Joseph Carter Security for the deft. for Plea saith that the deft. did not assume, the Plt. joined the Issue & the Trial is referred till the next Court.

In the Action of debt between Harry Piper Assignee of Jackson Plt. & Jereh. Carter deft. Joseph Carter security for the deft. for plea saith that the deft. hath paid the debt in the declaration mentioned the Plt. joined the Issue & the Tryal is referred till the next Court.

Ordered that David McQualty pay William Northcut two hundred & seventy five pounds of Tobacco for eleven days attendance as an Evidence for him against McAboy,