In Pursuance of the Acts of Congress in such case made and provided Mathias Kugler an alien friend, desirous of being naturalize, makes report and registry of himself as follows:
Name. Mathias Kugler Birthplace. Hungary Age 32 Nation. Austria Allegiance. Emperor of Austria Whence he Emigrated. Antwerp Time of Arrival U. S. Oct. 2, 1891 Intended Place of Settlement. South Bethlehem
Easton, Pa., July 9th, 1897 To the Prothonotary of the Court of Common Please of Northampton County. Northampton County, SS. Mathias Kugler, being duly sworn, doth declare and say that it is bona fide his intention to become a Citizen of the United States, and to renounce forever, all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign Prince, Potentate, State of Sovereignty, whatsoever, and particularly to the Emperor of Austria, of whom he is now a subject. Sworn and subscribed before the Prothonotary, Court of Common Pleas, at the City of Easton, in and for the County of Northampton, the Ninth day of July, 1897 Attest Mathias Kugler W. R. Grubb, Prothonotary.