Tag Archives: Clay Circuit Court

The State Versus W. B. Schwartz

Schwartz, W. B. - 1893-01-12The State Versus W. B. Schwartz

In the case of the State, on the part of Albert Payne, prosecuting witness, against W. B. Schwartz, which was heard in the Clay Circuit court Wednesday, the jury reported a disagreement on the opening of court Thursday morning and were discharged.

“The State Versus W. B. Schwartz,” The Brazil Democrat (Brazil, Indiana), 12 January 1893, p. 1, col. 2; digital image, Newspaper Archive (http://www.newspaperarchive.com : accessed 18 February 2014).

[Editor’s note: In other words,  the case was dismissed. There is no further mention in any of the local or national papers.]

Final Estate Notice

Schiele, Michael - Final estate notice, 1914-12-31


Notice is hereby given to the creditors, heirs and legatees of Michael Schiele, deceased, to appear in the Clay Circuit court, held at Brazil, Indiana, on the 25th day of January, 1915, and show cause, if any, why the final settlement accounts with the estate of said decedent should not be approved; and said heirs are notified to then and there make proof of heirship, and receive their distributive shares.

December 21, 1914
LUTHER & LUTHER, Attorneys for Estate

Notice of Final Settlement of Estate,” Brazil Weekly Democrat (Brazil, Indiana), 31 December 1914, p. 5, col. 6.