State of Illinois, ...........County.

ss.

In the ......... Court of..........County.

Of the............Term, A. D. 1....

vs.

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The ....................answer of ............................

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defendant. . to the bill of complaint of..................................

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complainant..

Th.... defendant. . now and at all times hereafter saving and reserving to....................all and all manner of benefit or advantage of exception or otherwise that can or may be had or taken to the many errors, uncertainties and imperfections in the said bill contained, for answer thereto or to so much or such parts thereof as th... defendant............advised it is material or necessary for .. h.. to make answer to....................

answering say, ......................................................

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And th. . . defendant. . denies all and all manner of unlawful combination and confederacy wherewith ..h.. by said bill charged, without this, that there is any other matter, cause or thing in the said complainant's said bill of complaint contained, material or necessary for th.. . defendant. . to make answer unto, and not herein and hereby well and sufficiently answered, confessed, traversed, and avoided or denied, is true to the knowledge or belief of th... defendant. .; all which matters and things th. . . defendant. . ready and willing to aver, maintain and prove, as this honorable court shall direct; and humbly pray to be hence dismissed with..........reasonable costs and charges in this behalf most wrongfully sustained.

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Solicitor. . for defendant..