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Emanuel: Chancery Cause, Powhatan County

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Emmanuel v. Pleasants. This cause came on to be heard in the Bill the answer of the defendant Elizabeth Pleasants by Emanuel Pleasants her committee, and the [illegible] thereto the bill taken for [illegible] as to the defendant [illegible] and an exhibit and was argued by counsel. On consideration whereof the Court doth adjudge order and decree that the plff is not to win the [illegible] for him prior to the date of the judgment establishing his right to freedom but that he is entitled to a valuable portion of the hire for the year 1842 from the 11th Novr of that year. the date of said judgment that the injunction hereafter amended be therefore [illegible] and that the said Emanuel Pleasants committee as aforesaid be authorized to that the hires of the year 1842; and to retain 10 [illegible] thereof as [illegible] in preparation to the time [illegible] the 10th Jany to the 11th novr of that year, and that he pay over to the plff the residue being in like manifestation to the time from the 11th novr to the 31st Decr of the same year and that the cause