A page from the Dodge City police docket ledger detailing a court case against Ru Moine for disorderly conduct.
11" x 16" leather bound ledger page
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"054: Dodge City Police Docket - Page 20" (1878). Dodge City Police Docket. 55.
Docket, Police Judge, City of Dodge City, Kansas. The City of Dodge City, Plaintiff, No. 370 vs. Ru Moine, 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 22, 1878. City Attorney. 3.00 Received my fee E.F. Colburn, Atty. City Marshal. 2.00, Paid Marshal Earp July 22, 1878. Witnesses, Total. 10.50 Fine paid R.G. Cook July 25, 1878. Ru Moine Defendant arrested on the complaint of Wyatt Earp charging that on the 20th day of July AD. 1878, at the said City of Dodge City, the said Defendant Ru Moine 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 riotous and disorderly manner. Contrary to the provisions of Section II of Ordinance No. 16 Relating to Misdemeanors. Now on this 22nd 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 â€œguilty.â€ Whereupon it is by the court considered ordered and adjudicated that the defendant is guilty as charged in the court of law and that he pay a fine of three dollars and the costs of this prosecution and that he stand committed until the said is paid. Witness my hand: Samuel Marshall, Police Judge.