Pagination: 2 p. : docket : 3 collateral ; 26 x 20 cm
Summary of Content: Davis was convicted of assault and battery in October, 1833, in the District of Columbia. Fined $5 and ordered to remain in prison until the fine was paid. After two and a half years imprisonment, Davis had petitioned to have the fine remitted since there was no way he could pay.
Full Transcript: I hereby authorize and direct the Secretary of State to affix the seal of the United States to the paper remitting unto William Davis the fine and costs imposed upon him by the Circuit Court for the District of Columbia___, dated this day, and signed by me:and for so doing this shall be his warrant., Andrew Jackson, Washington, May 19th 1830.