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of the question require it. This must of necessity be judged of by the County and is his duty to get the truth of the case, & to allow all reasonable indulgence to the parties in order to effect that object. His discretion in this [illegible] in all others relating to his official duties, is subject to the control of the court.
I have been so unfortunate as to misplace your letter, & cannot therefore refer to it. I believe however that I have answered all your questions. Very [illegible] A P [Stephen?]