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THE STATE OF ALABAMA, Lawrence County, SS: TO ANY SHERIFF OF THE STATE - AN INDICTMENT having been found at the September Term, 1865, of the Circuit Court of Lawrence county, against [[Emanuel Hooks (Coloured)]] for the offence of [[Horse Stealing]] You are therefore commanded forthwith to arrest the said defendant and commit [[him]] to Jail, unless [[he]] give bail to answer such indictment; and that you return this writ according to law. Dated this [[10th]] day of [[October]] 1865. [[D.J. Gooulett]] Clerk of the Circuit Court of Lawrence county.
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