$5,000 Chicago, Illinois, Jan. 15, 1912.
Three years after date for value received, we promise to pay to the order of ourselves the principal sum of Five thousand ($5,000) dollars, in gold coin of the United States of America of the present standard of weight and fineness, with interest thereon until the maturity hereof at the rate of six per centum per annum, payable in like gold coin, on the fifteenth day of
January and of July in each year, and with interest after maturity until paid at the highest rate for which it is now in such case lawful to contract; which said several installments of interest until the maturity of said principal sum are further evidenced by six (6) interest notes or coupons of even date herewith, with interest after due at the highest rate for which it is now in such case lawful to contract, payable in like gold coin, and the said payments of both principal and interest are to be made at such Banking House in the City of Chicago, in the State of Illinois, as the legal holder or holders of this principal note may, from time to time, in writing appoint, and in default of such appointment, then at the office of the Chicago Title and Trust Company, in said City of Chicago.
It is hereby agreed that if default be made in the payment of any one of the installments of interest aforesaid, at the time and place when and where the same becomes due and payable as aforesaid, and such default shall continue for thirty days after such installment becomes due and payable as aforesaid, then at the election of the legal holder or holders hereof, the said principal sum, together with the accrued interest thereon, shall at once become due and payable at the place of payment aforesaid; said election to be made at any time after the expiration of said thirty days without notice. The payment of this note is secured by Trust Deed, bearing even date herewith, to the Chicago Title and Trust Company, Trustee, on real estate in the County of Cook and State of Illinois.
Principal Note No. I.
This is to certify that this is....
the Principal Note___described in a Trust Deed to Chicago Title and Trust Company, Trustee, dated........
Register No.... Chicago Title and Trust Company, Trustee By ............................
James Brown. Nellie Brown.
(Endorsed on back "James Brown, Nellie Brown.")