The Trial of Lieutenant Renshaw of the U.S. Navy, Indicted for Challenging Joseph Strong, Esq., Attorney at Law, to Fight a Duel: With Speeches of the Learned Counsel Colden, Hoffman and Emmet

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Frank, White, and Company, 1809 - Dueling - 114 pages
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Page 6 - Andrew' aforesaid feloniously willfully and wrongfully inflict grievous bodily harm upon the said Herman Tunnygate, against the form of the statute in such case made and provided, and against the peace of the People of the State of New York and their dignity.
Page 102 - ... interlined before execution.) (Signed) WC NICOLL. STATE o^1 NEW YORK, County of New York, ss : Be it known that, on the 24th day of March, 1864; before me, WC Nicoll, a public notary in and for the State of New York, duly commissioned and sworn, dwelling in the city of New Yo'rk, personally came...
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