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The Commonwealth of Virginia to Jacob Woodson & William Price - Gentlemen Justices of Prince Edward County greeting: Know ye that we trusting to your Fidelity and provident circumspection in diligently examining whatsoever Witness as well on behalf of Peter Fore plaintiff plaintiff as on the behalf of Robert Kelso Guardian of Anthony W Woodson & Judith Woodson orphans of Charles Woodson Decd. Defendant command you or any two or more of you, that at such certain days and places to you my seem convenient you assemble yourselves and witnesses aforesaid before you, you call and cause to come, and them having examined on the holy evangelist of almighty god. This examination plainly and distinctly you do send and certify under your several hands and seals to our Justices of our County Court of Prince Edward with out delay that the same may be received as evidence on the trial of the said suit sending also included this writ. Witness Francis Watkins Clerk of our said Court at the court house the 21 day of February 1804 in the 28 year of the Commonwealth. F Watkins CC