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CITY OF RICHMOND, To wit: BE IT REMEMBERED, That on the 28th day of February eighteen hundred and 61 Joseph C. Redwood personally appeared before me, Joseph Mayo Mayor of the City of Richmond aforesaid, in said City, and within the jurisdiction of the Hustings Court of said City, and acknowledge himself to be indebted to the Commonwealth of Virginia, in the sum of Three Hundred Dollars, lawful money of the United States, to be levied of his goods and chattels, lands and tenements respectively, to the use of the Commonwealth. The Condition of this Recognizance is such, that if the above bound Joseph C. Redwood shall personally appear before the Justices of the City of Richmond aforesaid, on the 11th day of March, eighteen hundred and 61, at a Court by them to be holden in and for said City, in the City Hall of said City, in said City, for the trial of Simon a slave the property of Warner Tallifero charged with feloniously stealing taking and carrying away one silver bowl of the value of thirty dollars and one pitcher of the value of ten dollars of the goods and chattles of Nicholas Mills and do then and there, in behalf of said Commonwealth, give evidence as each of them knoweth, concerning the said offence, with which the said Simon a slave stands charged, and do not depart without leave of said Court, then this recognizance to be void, otherwise to remain in full force and virtue. Taken and acknowledged before me, in said City, and within the jurisdiction aforesaid, the day and year first above written. Joseph Mayo Mayor.