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George Kephart In the Circuit Superior Court of law and chanercy for the

                                                                   County of Fairfax	

Joseph Bruin

Interrogation propounded by the defendant, to to the plaintiff, in this suit under authority of the [illegible] in such case made and provided Question 1st--In whose handwriting, in the body of the note said or, is the entire body of said note, in the same handwriting--when and to whom was this said note delivered-and was not the word, intended "with from date" in said note, written after the delivery of the same, by the defendant without his knowledge or consent. and have whether or not and when and how has the said defendant, after the addition of said words, sanctioned, or agreed to their being in corporation(?) in said note. 2nd. For what consideration was said note given was it not on a supposed balance of an accounts, between yourself and the defendant, arising out of transactions in which he acted as your agent, for several years, in the purchases of slavery in what manner and by whom, were the said account kept, and is there not an error, in said accounts, prior to the date of said note, in your farm of about twelve hundred dollars, which was concealed from the defendant at the date of said note, as the same was originally drawn, before the alteration refers to, in this first interrogatory