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CITY OF RICHMOND, to wit: BE IT REMEMBERED, That on the 3d day of September eighteen hundred and sixty-two John S Austin 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 acknowledged himself, to be indebted to the Commonwealth of Virginia, in the sum of Three Hundred Dollars, lawful money of the Confederate 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 John S Austin shall personally appear before the Justices of the City of Richmond aforesaid on the 8th day of September, eighteen hundred and sixty-two, 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 Hetty Tyler charged with grand larceny and do then and there, in behalf of said Commonwealth, give such evidence as he knoweth, concerning the said offence, with which the said Hetty Tyler 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 acknowledge before me, in said City, and within the jurisdiction aforesaid, the day and year first above written. Joseph Mayo Mayor