The condition of which bond you and each of you failed to comply with whereby the same became forfeited.
Yours - John Bowman
William Finck Andrew Buchanan George Buchanan James Hofkirk Ronald Crawford John McKee
12th April 1797 Surviving partners of Alexander Spiers John Bowman & Co by Charles Copland their Attorney
Chesterfield County to wit Bryan W. Lester personally appeared before me and made oath that he delivered to Zachariah Tathum a copy of the within notice on the 27th of April last past Given under my hand this 8th day of May 1797
Bowman & Co v Tatem 1797 May Notice proved by Benjmn W. Lester & Judgment $10.83 Edwd Moseley