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To the Honorable Speaker & Members of the General Assembly of Virginia. The petition of Moses Ball Humbly Shewch That in the year 1814 your petitioner Loaned to a Certain Tidings Lane of the County Clachome State of Tennessee, the Sum of $1310 Dolls. and in Order to Secure your petition in the Said Lane gave him the following slave (to wit), Ailey, Cynda, Samuel, Rachel, Peter, and Bob, -- And provided the Said Sum of thirteen hundred & ten dollars was not refunded within Twelve months the right to the Said Slaves was to vest in your petitioners. The Said Lane has failed to refund the Sum aforesaid, has become {illegible} removed to Some unknown Lane, and has no further Claim to Said Slaves.