Dodge City Police Docket



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A page from the Dodge City police docket ledger detailing a court case against Frank Vallay 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. 377 vs. Frank Vallay, Defendant. In the Police Court, Before Samuel Marshall, Police Judge, in and for the City of Dodge City, Ford County, State of Kansas. Fine, 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. Attorney. Marshal. Witnesses, Total. Frank Vallay Defendant arrested on the complaint of James Masterson charging that on the 6th day of August AD. 1878, at the said City of Dodge City, the said Defendant did within the corporate limits of the said City then and there unlawfully disturb the quit of the City in that he did in view of this deponent, he being then and there an officer acting under and by virtue of the laws of Kansas, did disturb the quiet of the City in that he conducted himself in a riotous and disorderly manner. Contrary to the provisions of Section II of Ordinance 16, Relating to Misdemeanors. Now on this 6th day of Aug, 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 “not guilty.” Whereupon it is by the court considered ordered and adjudicated that the defendant is not guilty as charged in the complaint and he is hereby discharged without fine or costs. Witness my hand, Samuel Marshall, Police Judge.