Dodge City Police Docket



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A page from the Dodge City police docket ledger detailing a court case against Robert Gaylor for disorderly conduct.

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11" x 16" leather bound ledger page


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Docket, Police Judge, City of Dodge City, Kansas. The City of Dodge City, Plaintiff, No. 363 vs. Robert Gaylor, Defendant. In the Police Court, Before Samuel Marshall, Police Judge, in and for the City of Dodge City, Ford County, State of Kansas. Fine, 3.00. Costs, Judge, Docket, .10 Number, .10, Title, .10, Complaint, .25. Warrant, .25. Subpoena, Swearing, Witness, Trial, .50, Judgement, .25, Entering Judgement, .25, Mittimus, Commitment, Continuance, Entries, .50. Filing Papers, .10 Index, .10. Fine and costs paid July 17, 1878. City Attorney, 3.00, Received my Fee E.F. Colburn Atty. City Marshal, 2.00 Paid City Marshal Masterson July 17, 1878. Witnesses, Total, 10.50. Fine paid R.G. Cook July 25, 1878. Robert Gaylor Defendant arrested on the complaint of S. Galland charging that on the 17th day of July AD. 1878, at the said City of Dodge City, the said Defendant Robert Gaylord did within the corporate limits of the said City then and there unlawfully disturb the quiet of the City in that he did conduct himself in a rude, violent, and disorderly manner. Contrary to the provisions of Section II of Ordinance No. 16 Relating to Misdemeanors. Now on this 17th day of July 1878 comes this cause for hearing. Case called. Defendant present in court and after hearing the charges contained in the complaint read enters a plea of “guilty.” Whereupon it is by the court considered ordered and adjudicated that the Defendant pay a fine of three dollars and the costs of this prosecution and that he is guilty as charged in the complaint. Witness my hand: Samuel Marshall, Police Judge.