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Lease of House – Apr. 7, 1869 – Memphis, TN

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Lease of House – Apr. 7, 1869 – Memphis, TN
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Civil War
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North America -- Tennessee -- Memphis
North America -- United States of America -- Florida
North America -- United States of America -- Tennessee
North America -- United States of America

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Printed and Sold at Publio Ledger Offile, 13 Madison Street, Memphis, Tenn.




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S... ... ....... .. of the first party, and
S..... .of the second party
t hereby ente to thd following contract, viz: The said first party, by these peents, leases to said second party, from the- ~C
day of .........ntil the ... day of .. 18 -
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and the said first party covenants that he will keep and secure said second party in the peaceful use an d possession of said premises.during the
term of this Lease, unless default of payment of rent, or other condition of this contract be made. The said second party, for and in considera-
tion of the use of said premises, agree to pay to said first party, or 1_ assigns, the sum of.............. ...................
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installments, fev fleh-............ ... ................. and the second party agrees
to deliverup to said first party, or assigns, the said premises at the expiration this Lease, in good order and condition, and to make good
all damages to said premises, except the usual wear and proper use of the same, and also to remain liable for rent until all the premises, with the
keys of the same, cleared of all persons, goods, or things not belonging to the same, be tendered or delivered to said first party, ac heirs
or assigns, in like good order, and no demand or notice of such delivery shall be necessary. The second party agrpe tha will not
underlet the whole or any part of said premises, without the written consent of said first party or assigns. It is further agreed that in
default of either one or more of said payments, or any part thereof at maturity, or in case of .i... .:ri. t;,-.: without authority, this Lease may be
declared forfeited by said first party, at --ioption, in which case the second party shall be liable for all rents until the possession be deliv-
ered, and for all damages done to the premises; and the first party shall have the right to re-enter, take and retain possession of said premises
without being required to make demand of the same, or demand the payment of rent due, or to give notice of the non-payment of the rent,
and the first party shall not become a tresspasser by taking possession as aforesaid. No set-off in payment of said rent shall be allowed, unless
signed by the first party, ; -s agent or assigns, and the said notes shall be full and complete evidence of the rent due and owing, and when
no notes are given, the proof of the payment of rent shall be on the second party, in all controversies. It is agree that said premises re in
good order and condition at the date of these presents. In case ofdefault of the second party, so as to forfeit s-t' Lease, in
absence from this ...... ,.~- l -- ... .........service of process upon any adult occupying or in possession of the premises, shall
be good and valid service upon the second party




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It is further agreed that no alteration or repairs, shall be done to any part of said premises by said second party, without the first party's con-
sent, in writing, under the penalty of double the cost necessary to put the premises in the condition they where when leased to said second
party, and the second party shall not, at any time, remove any repairs, improvement, additions or fixtures put on said premises by .......................
.............................. but the first party shall have and hold all of the same at the end of said Lease. Said first party re-
serves the right to make such repairs, at any time, as are necessary to the security or preservation of said premises.
I ESTIMONY WHEREOF, The said parties have hereunto set their hands and affixed their seals, this.... ... .........d y of
....one thousand eight hundred and.
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