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Hart Jacobs, a Jew


Hart Jacobs, a Jew, attending at the door, requests an exemption from doing military duty, on the City Watch, on Friday nights, which is part of his Sabbath. Thereupon a Certificate was given to him, in the words following, to wit:

Hart Jacobs, of the Jewish religion, having signified to this Committee, that it is inconsistent with his religious profession to perform military duty on Friday nights, being part of the Jewish Sabbath, it is

Ordered, That he be exempted from Military duty on that night of the week, to be subject, nevertheless, to the performance of his full tour of duty on other nights.