On the interrogatories to be propounded to H. Vanderzer, A. Loregreen, B.B Hissey & Mrs. Schroder witnesses residing in Charleston South Carolina. The Complainants propose the following individuals as commissioners to wit C.J. Memminger Counselor at Law, Charles Edmonston ( believed to be a merchant) in case of death absence or refusal to act on the part of either Thomas Bacot [?] (also to believed to be a merchant) The defendants propose as commissioners, James L. Pettigan and Hugh S. Legare Esquires, Counselors at Law.
On the Interrogatories to be propounded to Reverend Francis L Hawks D.D Doctors Hugh M Leon, John Torrey, John Bishop and Conrad Lerinn [?] witnesses residing in New York City the complainant proposes commissioners to be a appointed by the Court. Defendants propose Orazmos [?] and James B. Wright Esquires Counselors at Law. The above statement is taken from the Interrogatories and Crop Interrogatories filed in the Clerks office of Leon Superior Courts
R.G. Wellford, Clerk
Understanding that Complies [?] counsel except to Mr. Pettigan as a Commissioner for Defendant if the Court sustain the objection the defendant nominates in his stead Stephen Robinson Esquire Counselor