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{ 311. July Court, 1754.

the hands of John Smith who on Oath declared that he had in his hands four hundred twenty nine & half pounds of Tobacco of the Estate of the sd. Charles, it's ordered that the Sheriff sell the same according to Law & satisfy the sd. William therewith if there be Money enough arising by such sale to do the same, & report to the next Court.

In the Action of debt between John Leech Plt. & John Hamilton Gent. deft. a Jury to wit John Mauzy, Seth Botts, William Tiller, Benjamin Robinson, Saml. Earle, Richd. Pilcher, William Rose, Isaac Bredwell, Robert Ashby junr. John Withers, Thomas Crawford, & Charles Harding were Sworn to try the Issue joined who brought in their Verdict in these words "We of the Jury find the deft. at the Time & Place in the Declaration mentioned did give his Note of hand to the Plt. in these Words, I will be security for Mr. Gowers paying you six Pistoles in a Month. We find that after the sd. deft's. giving his sd. Note to the Plt. the sd. Plt. took a Note from the sd. Gower for the sd. debt in these Words to wit, One Month after date I promise to pay to Mr. John Leech, or his Order the Sum of six pounds nine Shillings Virginia currency for Value received. E. Gower. If upon the whole the Law be for the Plt. we find for him six pounds nine Shillings Currency, if not we find for the deft. Saml. Earle foreman" which Verdict at the Plt's Motion is admitted to record & this Suit is continued till the next Court for the Matters of Law arising thereupon to be argued.

In the Action of Trespass upon the Case between James Yelton Plt. & John Payton deft. a Jury to wit John Mauzy, John Leech, Seth Botts, Merrimond Tiller, Benjamin Robinson, Saml. Earle, Richard Pilcher, William Rose, Isaac Bredwell, Robert Ashby junr. John Withers & Thomas Crafford 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 defts. Motion is admitted to record. And it's considered by the Court that the Plt. take nothing by his Bill & that the deft. go hence without day & that he recover of the sd. Plt. his Costs by him in this behalf expended ~

Ordered that James Yelton pay Stephen Durham fifty pounds of Tobacco for two days attendance for him against Payton ~

Ordered that James Yelton pay Robert Dulin fifty pounds of Tobacco for two days attendance as an Evidence for him against Payton.

In the Action of Trespass upon the Case between Richard Bernard Gent. Plt. & William Rose defent. a Jury to wit John Mauzy, John Leech, Seth Botts, Merrimond Tiller, Benjamin Robinson, Samuel Earle Richard Pilcher, Robert Ashby Senr. Isaac Bredwell, Robert Ashby junr. Thos. Crafford, & John Withers were