KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS, That <I Thomas Rich> of the county of <> and State of <> held and firmly bound unto <Joseph Smith Trustee in trust for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints> of the county of <> and State of <Illinois> his heirs <successors> and assigns, in the sum of <Fifty one hundred——> dollars, for the payment of which, well and truly to be made, <I> bind <myself> heirs, executors and administrators, firmly by these presents.
NOW THE CONDITION OF THE ABOVE OBLIGATION IS SUCH, That whereas, the said <Thomas Rich——> have this day sold unto the said <Joseph Smith Trustee in trust for for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints> a certain lot of ground, situated, lying and being in the county of <——> and State of , and described on the plat of the <s addition to > as being <part of> Lot No. <33 <and> 32> in Block No. <six> and received in payment for said lot notes of hand bearing even date herewith, for the sum of <fifty——> dollars, and payable as follows, with interest <it being five rods wide and full length of a city lot east and west lying on the south Side of a fractional lot lying in the north west corner of 33 and the north east corner of 32——>
The interest for each and every note to be paid
Now, if the said <Joseph Smith having paid the sum of fifty dollars— to me the said Rich> heirs, executors, or administrators shall well and truly pay or cause to be paid, the amount of said note with such interest as may accrue thereon, according to the tenor and effect thereof, when due, <I> the said <Thomas Rich> bind <myself my> heirs, executors and administrators, to make, or cause to be made, to the said <Joseph Smith——> <——> his heirs <Successors> and assigns, a good and sufficient Deed for the above described lot<— on or before the first day of September A.D. 1843> and then this bond shall become null and void, otherwise to remain in full force and virtue. Given under <my> hand and seal this <fifth—> day of <February—> in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty <two.—>
Acknowledged in presence of
<Thomas Rich> -[SEAL.]-
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