An act in relation to promissory notes.
Sect.[Section] 1. Be it enacted by the people of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly, That all notes in writing, made and signed by any person or persons, whereby he, she, or they shall promise to pay to any other person ^body politic or corporate,^ or bearer, or unto the bearer any sum of money ^or article of personal property^ therein mentioned, shall be due and payable as therein expressed; and the holders or holders of every such note may maintain an action thereon for the recovery of the sum of money ^or article of personal property^ therein mentioned, in [their own name?] his, her, or their own name.

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Handwritten Document, 2 page(s), Folder 122, HB 128, GA Session 11-S, Illinois State Archives (Springfield, IL) ,