The Commonwealth of Virginia To the Sheriff of Fairfax County, - Greeting:
We command you to take
if he be found within your bailiwick and him safely keep, so that you have his body before the Judge of our Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for the County of Fairfax, at the rules to be held in the Clerk's office of the said Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery, on the first Monday in Aug. next, to answer
George Kephart of a Plea of Debt for one thousand four hundred and twenty five dollars and 88 cents. Damage one thousand dollars
and have then there this writ. Witness, Ferdinand D. Richardson, Clerk of the Court, this 31 July 1843, and in the 70 year of the Commonwealth.
F. D. Richardson [signature]