300 } June Court, 1754.
to try the Issue joined who brought in their Verdict in these Words "We of the Jury find for the Plt. the within mentioned Negro Boy named Harry, or forty pounds, & five pounds damage Samuel Earle foreman." which Verdict at the Plt's Motion is admitted to Record, & its considered by the Court that the Plt. recover of the sd. deft. the sd. Negro, or forty pounds & five pounds damage by the Jurors aforsd. in their Verdict assessed. and his Costs by him in this behalf expended ~ Present John Peyton Gent.
Ordered that John Peyton Gent. pay Thomas Norman one hundred pounds of Tobacco for four days Attendance as an Evidence for him against Carter
In the Action of debt between William Black Plt. & Samuel Whitson & Joseph Carter defts. John Peyton Gent. in Court undertook that if the deft. Carter should be condemned in this Action that and the sd. Carter having pleaded payment the Plt. joined the Issue & the Trial thereof is referred till the next Court, & this Suit as to the deft. Whitson is continued.
The Action of debt between William Black Plt. & John Angell deft. is dismist the deft. paying Costs.
The Action of Trespass upon the Case between Eleanor Hogg Plt.. & John Knox deft. is dismist the deft. paying Costs.
In the Action of debt between William Black Plt. & William Burton & James Hansbrough defents. the defts. came into Court & Confessed Judgment to the Plt. for eleven pounds two Shillings & two pence, & three hundred & fifty pounds of Tobacco; Its thereupon considered by the Court that the Plt. recover the Same of the sd. defts. & his Costs by him in this behalf expended. but this Judgment is to be discharged (the Costs excepted) on Payment of five pounds eleven Shillings & four pence & one hundred & seventy five pounds of Tobacco with interest thereon from the first day of June one thousand seven hundred & fifty two till the same is paid. Memm. [Memorandum] To be paid in crop Tobacco at 12/6 PCent, or transfer deducting six PCent.
In the Action of Trespass between John Alexander Plt. & William Davis deft. the deft. having pleaded not guilty the Pet. joined the Issue &