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Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment to witnesses, justices and court clerks
Object ID
CommOrder 1824 #446
Date Range
1824
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment to witnesses, justices and court clerks
Admin/Biographical History
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners.
Date Range
1824
Creation Date
1824
Creator
County Commissioners
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Room
Archives North
Storage Container
Box 0005
People
Adam, Frederick
Adams, James
Adams, Thomas T. G.
Albright, Henry
Amstead, Barbara
Anderson, Allen
Atkinson, Robert
Baker, Maryan
Barr, Joseph
Beitz, Jacob
Bennet, Abraham
Black, James
Bortle, Martin
Bowen, Samuel
Bowman, Benjamin
Boyd, James
Boyd, Samuel
Boyle, George
Briceland, James
Briceland, Mary
Brown, Ann
Brown, Benjamin
Brown, Benjamin Jr.
Brown, David
Brown, John
Brown, Mary Ann
Brown, William
Brown, Elizabeth
Carman, Hannah
Carman, Henry
Carrol, Jane
Chambers, Betsey
Chambers, Jane
Chambers, Joseph
Charles, Jacob
Conn, Henry
Conrod, John
Copeland, David
Corman, Henry
Dale, Samuel
Davis, Henry
Deffenderfer, George
Dick, Margret
Dolot, Mary
Downey, James
Duncan, Melvy
Duncan, Nelly
Eager, Thomas
Ebeman, Mathias
Eberman, Mathias
Eshelman, Christian
Faust, Michael
Faust, Polly
Findlay, Sarah
Findly, Sarah
Fink, Philip
Forney, Kitty
Forney, Peter
Forney, Robert
Fox, Fanny
Fryberger, Jacob
Furniss, Gardner
Gray, Peggy
Green, Charles
Gump, Barbara
Guthrie, William
Guy, John
Hains, Daniel
Hains, Jeremiah B.
Harner, Moses
Haughey, D
Haughey, Dominick
Heckrote, Henry
Heckrotte, Henry
Heinzelman, John J.
Heister, William
Henselman, John J.
Herbert, Peter
Herr, John
Hilsher, Jacob
Hoffer, Joseph
Holl, Daniel
Holl, Peter
Hopkins, Juliana
Hutton, Isaac
Hutton, William
Jeffries, Joseph
Johnson, Robert
Johnston, Robert
Jones, Betty
Kauffman, John
Kelly, Edward
Kirk, Daniel
Kirk, WIlliam
Kuntz, Elizabeth
Kuntz, Michael
Lachem, Nathaniel
Lechler, WiIlliam
Lee, George
Leek, Margaret
Leek, Margret
Lemon, Alexander
Lemon, Christian
Leonard, Henry M.
Lewis, John
Lick, Margaret
Lightner, Nathaniel
Linn, William
Lloyd, Thomas
Luther, John
Macks, Nicholas
Marke, N.
Markly, John
Martin, Peter
Mathiot, Joseph J.
McBryal, John
McBryal, Susan
McCall, George
McCall, Sophia
McCally, George
McClune, George
McClure, Barbara
McDonald, Ann
McDonough, Peter
McGlachlen, Bernard
McGlachlin, Bernard
McGuiness, Juliana
McKellegan, John
McKinney, Eave
McKittrick, John
Mendenhall, James
Miller, Benjamin
Minnick, John
Newcomer, Mary
O'Donald, Dominick
O'Donald, Roger
Peters, Abraham
Pile, John
Platt, James
Pleston, Stephen
Poke, Robert
Price, John
Puhly, Charles
Pyle, John
Queen, Patrick
Reese, William
Reily, Lydia
Reitzel, John
Ringwalt, Isaac
Robertson, Job
Rohrer, Abraham
Russel, Elijah
Russel, William
Ruth, Abraham
Ruth, Fanny
Schminky, John
Shafer, Martin
Shaum, Philip
Sheaffer, Daniel
Shirk, Jacob
Shorter, Robert
Smeltz, Catherine
Smith, Louis
Snodgrass, William
Snyder, John
Spear, Robert
Steele, William
Stewart, Christopher
Stoner, Sarah
Sweeney, James
Sweeny, James
Swords, Nancy
Thompson, John
Trout, David
Trout, Isaac
Vanhorn, Robert
Wade, Joseph
Wan, Daniel
Weaver, Henry
Weldie, Christian
Wengert, Jacob
Whebster, Joseph
White, Kitty
White, WIlliam
Wilhelm, Kitty
Wilson, John
Wimble, Joseph
Wise, Catherine
Wisten, Barbara
Wither, Isaac
Withers, George
Witmer, Christian
Witmer, Henry
Witmer, John
Wood, Higham
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Subjects
African Americans--History
Criminal courts
Witnesses
Search Terms
African American men
Clerks of court
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Judges
Justices
Lancaster
Persons of color
Witnesses
Place
Lancaster
Object Name
Order for Payment
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1824 #446
Location of Originals
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Box Number
005
Additional Notes
Courthouse.
Payment to witnesses, justices and court clerks.
Bowman, Benjamin Esq. Justice. Comm. v. Shirk, Jacob; fornication and bastardy. Herbet, Peter; assault & battery with intent to kill.
Commonwealth v. McGuiness, Juliana. Alias Hopkins, Juliana; larceny. Witnesses: Heckrote, Henry. Kauffman, John. Carrol, Jane.
Reitzel, John Esq. Justice. Commonwealth v. Reily Lydia;
larceny. Commonwealth v. Corman, Henry; surety of the peace; complaint of McDonald, Ann. Commonwealth v. Corman, Henry; surety of the peace; complaint of Amstead, Barbara. Commonwealth v. Adams, [Thomas] T.G.; forgery. Commonwealth v. Robertson, Job; assault and battery. Comm. v. Macks, Nicholas; assault and battery. Comm. v. Marke, N. ; surety of the peace. Lemon, Alexander; larceny. Vanhorn, Robert; fornication and bastardy.
Commonwealth v. McCally, George; larceny. Witnesses: Jeffries, Joseph. Anderson, Allen. Lee, George. Bennet, Abraham. Queen, Patrick. Jones, Betty. Shorter, Robert. Sweeny, James.
Leonard, Henry M.
Brown, David Esq. payment to Lloyd, Thomas, clerk. Comm. v. Findlay, Sarah. Comm. v. Thompson, John; larceny on complaint of Hoffer, Joseph. Comm. v. Thompson, John; larceny on complaint of Guy, John. Comm. v. Johnston, Robert; assault and battery on complaint of Haughey, D. Comm. v.ODonnald, Roger and ODonnald, Dominick; house of ill fame on complaint of Haughey, D. Comm. v. Haughey, Dominick; assault and battery. Comm. v. Leek, Margaret, Johnson, Robert; keeping a disorderly house. Comm. v. Davis, Henry. Comm. v. Johnson, Robert, African Amerrican; assault and battery.
Comm. v. Johnson, Robert; assault and battery on complaint of Haughey, Dominick. Witnesses: Haughey, Dominick. Dolot, Mary. Linn, William. Sweeney, James. McGlachlin, Bernard. Pleston, Stephen.
Comm. v. Wimble, Joseph; larceny. Witnesse: Heckrotte, Henry. Wade, Joseph.
Comm. v. Pyle, John; assault and battery. Witnesses: Brown, Benjamin. Brown, [Elizabeth]. Brown, Benjamin Jr. Snodgrass, William. Brown, Ann. Furniss, Gardner. Whebster, Joseph. Hutton, Isaac. Hutton, William. Hains, Jeremiah B.
Comm. v. McBryal, Susan; larceny. Witnesses: Gump, Barbara. Kuntz, Elizabeth. Kuntz, Michael. Forney, Kitty. Forney, Peter. Wisten, Barbara. Carman, Hannah. Carman, Henry. Hilsher, Jacob. Wood, Higham. McDonough, Peter. Lemon, Christian. Faust, Michael. Faust, Polly. Chambers, Jane. Gray, Peggy. Chambers, Betsey. Wilhelm, Kitty. Chambers, Joseph. Smeltz, Catherine. Atkinson, Robert. Forney, Robert, coachmaker.
Comm. v. Wan, Daniel; assault and battery. Witnesses: Withers, George. Reese, William. Steele, William. McClune, George. Russel, William.
Comm. v. Pile, John; assault and battery. Boyd, Samuel Esq. Justice.
Comm. v. Kirk, WIlliam; counterfeiting. Martin, Peter; Witness.
Comm. v. McClure, Barbara; malicious mischief. Heinzelman, John J. [also spelled Henselman].
Spear, Robert, Justice in the following cases: Comm. v. McCall, George; fornication and lewdness. Comm. v. McCall, George; assault and battery. omm. v. McCall, George; larceny. Comm. v. Baker, Maryan; fornication and lewdness.
Comm. v. McKittrick, John; fornication. Witness: Wengert, Jacob. Signed over to Mathiot, Joseph J.
Comm. v. Brown, John; larceny. Witnesses: Trout, David. Trout, Isaac. Copeland, David. Guthrie, William. Steele, William. Ringwalt, Isaac.
Comm. v. Green, Charles; McCall, Shopia; larceny. Rohrer, Abraham. Witness.
Comm. v. Wise, Catherine; arson. Shaum, Philip. Witness.
Comm. v. Brown, John; larceny. Eberman, Mathias. Witness.
Comm. v. Sheaffer, Daniel. Conn, Henry. Constable.
Lightner, Nathaniel. Comm. v. Brown, William; larceny. Comm. v. Boyle, George; assault and battery. McBryal, John; larceny. McCall, Goerge; surety of the peace. Wise, Catherine; arson.
Comm. v. Beitz, Jacob; assault and battery. Minnick, John. Witness.
Comm. v. Duncan, Nelly. African American. Payment to four unnamed witnesses.
Comm. v. Herbert, Peter; assault and battery wit intent to murder. Fink, Philip signed document.
Comm. v. Harner, Moses. Witnesses: Holl, Daniel. Eager, Thomas. Holl, Peter.
Comm. v. Poke, Robert; assault and battery. Witnesses: Dick, Margret. McKinney, Eave. Fox, Fanny.
Comm. v. Brown, John. Lechler, WiIlliam. Deputy sheriff.
Comm. v. Davis, Henry; manslaughter. Albright, Henry served subpeona.
Boyd, James; Constable. Comm. v. Davis, Henry; manslaughter. Comm. v. Thompson, John; larceny. Comm. v. Thompson, John; larceny. O Donald, Roger, O Donald, Dominick; nuisance and disorderly house.
Wimble, Joseph; larceny. Witnesses: Russel, Elijah. Brown, Mary Ann.
Comm. v. Johnson, Robert. Lick, Margaret; disorderly house. Witnesses: Haughey, Dominick. McGlachlen, Bernard.
Comm. v. Wise, Catherine; arson. Witness: Weaver, Henry.
Comm. v. Downey, James; larceny. Black, James; Justice.
Comm. v. Wise, Catherine; arson. Witness: Bortle, Martin.
Payment to Dale, Samuel, Alderman, wor work on the following cases:
Comm. v. Conrod, John. Assault and battery.
Comm. v. Weldie, Christian. Manslaughter.
Comm. v. Charles, Jacob. Manslaughter.
Comm. v. Hains, Daniel. Assault and battery.
Comm. v. Stewart, Christopher. Assault and battery.
Comm. v. Bowen, Samuel. Larceny
Comm. v. Wilson, John. Murder.
Comm. v. Price, John et al. Larceny.
Comm. v. Kelly, Edward. Assault and battery. Swords, Nancy. Witness.
Comm. v. Johnson, Robert. Assault and battery. Witnesses: Witmer, Christian. Kirk, Daniel. Witmer, Henry. Witmer, John.
Comm. v. McCally, George. Larceny. Spear, Robert. Justice.
Comm. v. McKittrick, John. Fornication. Witnesses: Eshelman, Christian. White, WIlliam. White, Kitty. Stoner, Sarah. Lachem, Nathaniel. Mendenhall, James.
Comm. v. Adams, James. Assault and battery. Witnesses: Schminky, John. Briceland, James. Briceland, Mary. Newcomer, Mary. Peters, Abraham.
Comm. v. Wise, Catherine. Arson. Witness: Ebeman, Mathias.
Comm. v. Duncan, Melvy. Assault and battery with intent to kill. Witnesses: Ruth, Abraham. Ruth, Fanny. Adam, Frederick. Fryberger, Jacob.
Comm. v. Smith, Louis. Assault and battery. Witnesses: Barr, Joseph. Markly, John Esq. Reese, William. Withers, George.
Comm. v. Smith, Louis. Surety of the peace. Withers, George.
Comm. v. Lewis, John. Charge brought by Wither, Isaac. Witness: Platt, James. Comm. v. Lewis, John. Charge brought by Puhly, Charles. Witness: Platt, James.
Boyd, James. Constable in the following cases: Comm. v. Findly, Sarah. Keeping a disorderly house. Comm. v. Johnston, Robert. African American. Assault and battery. Comm. v. Johnston, Robert and Leek, Margret. Keeping a disorderly house. Comm. v. Johnston, Robert, assault and battery.
Comm. v. McKellegan, John. Manslaughter. Witnesses: Shafer, Martin. Miller, Benjamin. Deffenderfer, George. Snyder, John. Luther, John Dr. Heister, William Esq.
Comm. v. Brown, John. Larceny. Witness: Herr, John.
1 item. 49 pieces.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Object ID
CommOrder 1824 #477A
Date Range
1824
Collection
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Title
Commissioners' order for payment
Admin/Biographical History
This record group contains canceled orders that were issued by the county commissioners for payment to be made by the county treasurer. The orders show date, order number, amount, name of payee, purpose, and signatures of the county commissioners. In the case of "poor children," teachers were reimbursed by the county for tuition and/or the supplies purchased for students whose parents were unable to pay.
Date Range
1824
Creator
County Commissioners
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Container
Box 0005
People
Baughman, Christian
Bush, George G.
Charles, Abraham
Halls, Henry
Herr, John
Hoffman, George
Latchem, Isaiah
Latchem, Nathaniel
Lindeman, Jacob
Mathiot, Joseph
Mendinhall, James
Mitchell, A.D.
Mosher, Joseph
Olds, Ezra
Otstatt, Michael
Roberts, Daniel
Roberts, Thomas
Rohrer, Abraham
Staman, John
Urban, Lewis
Wright, Joseph
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Charlestown, Manor Twp.
Commissioners' Orders for Payment
Poor children
Students
Place
Charlestown, Manor Twp.
Object Name
Order for Payment
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Condition Date
2008-03-25
Object ID
CommOrder 1824 #477A
Location of Originals
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Box Number
005
Notes
Never entered into Q & A.
Additional Notes
Poor children.
Petition 16 August 1824 stating that Henry Halls is not poor and his children should not be taught without charge.
Signed by:
Bush, George G.
Rohrer, Abraham.
Herr, John.
Latchem, Isaiah.
Roberts, Daniel. Staman, John.
Urban, Lewis.
Mendinhall, James.
Mathiot, Joseph.
Otstatt, Michael.
Charles, Abraham.
Baughman, Christian.
OLds, Ezra.
Wright, Joseph.
Mitchell, A.D.
[Mosher], Joseph.
Roberts, Thomas.
Lindeman, Jacob.
Hoffman, George.
Latchem, Nathaniel.
1 item. 1 piece.
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at research desk. Photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 08-01 0510
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Liquor License Papers
Title
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1831 F19 I07
Date Range
1831
Collection
Liquor License Papers
Title
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Date Range
1831
Year
1831
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Container
Box 0008
People
Rohrer, Abraham
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Manheim Twp.
Object Name
Petition
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1831 F19 I07
Box Number
008
Additional Notes
Owned by Abraham Rohrer.
Located on road leading from Lancaster to Manheim.
Petition granted.
April term.
Signers of Petition: Christian Gish, Martin Groff, [signature in German], Jacob Landis, Benjamin Long, Elijah T. Ward, Peter [Brugh], [signature in German], Jacob Rohrer, John Frantz, [Daniel Bluder], Christian Grube, John Grube, Isaac Kauffman.
1 Item, 1 Piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Liquor License Papers
Title
Liquor License Papers
Object ID
Tav 1830 F02 I06
Date Range
1830
Collection
Liquor License Papers
Title
Liquor License Papers
System of Arrangement
Arranged by municipalities by year.
Date Range
1830
Year
1830
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Container
Box 0008
People
Garman, Joseph
Michael, William
McFann, Aaron
Rohrer, Abraham
Paine, William
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Cocalico Twp.
Object Name
Petition
Language
English
Condition
Excellent
Object ID
Tav 1830 F02 I06
Box Number
008
Additional Notes
Petition from clerk on behalf of several petitioners.
April term.
Petitioners: William Paine, Cocalico Twp.; Abraham Rohrer, Manheim Twp.; Aaron McFann, Safe Harbor; Joseph Garman, Cocalico Twp.
1 Item, 1 Piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 02-00 0602
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Renunciations
Title
Renunciations
Object ID
Ren 1833 F028
Date Range
1833
Collection
Renunciations
Title
Renunciations
Description
Renunciations are papers filed in the Orphans' Court by executors of an estate who do not wish to administer that estate. They show the name of the decedent, the decedent's place of residence, the name of the person renouncing administration, the name of the replacement administrator to be appointed, and date. The relationship between the decedent, the executor, and the administrator is usually shown. Arranged chronologically and then alphabetically within each year.
System of Arrangement
Arranged chronologically and then alphabetically within each year.
Date Range
1833
Date of Accumulation
1762-1820, 1821-1842, 1880-1906
Year
1833
Creator
Register of Wills
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Room
Archives West
Storage Container
Box 0003
People
Rohrer, Abraham
Rohrer, Elizabeth
Rohrer, David
Witmer, Jacob
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Renunciation
Manor Twp.
Place
Manor Twp.
Extent
12 cubic feet
Object Name
Probate
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Ren 1833 F028
Box Number
003
Associated Material
Administrators Accounts
Miscellaneous Orphans' Court Papers
Additional Notes
Renouncer: Rohrer, Elizabeth.
Administrators: Rohrer, David; Witmer, Jacob.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
Classification
RG 03-00 0115
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Title
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1899 F026 R
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Title
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1899
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Room
Archives West
Storage Container
Box 0332
People
Rohrer, Abraham
Rohrer, Barbara
Rohrer, Elias B.
Rohrer, Israel B.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Manheim Twp.
Object Name
Statement, Financial
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1899 F026 R
Box Number
332
Additional Notes
Rohrer, Barbara; Rohrer, Israel B.; Rohrer, Elias B. Executors.
2 items, 8 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Title
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1900 F016 R
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Title
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1900
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Room
Archives West
Storage Container
Box 0332
People
Rohrer, Abraham
Rohrer, Jacob
Rohrer, Noah E.
Rohrer, Ira E.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
East Hempfield Twp.
Object Name
Statement, Financial
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1900 F016 R
Box Number
332
Additional Notes
Rohrer, Jacob. Guardian of Noah E. Rohrer and Ira E. Rohrer.
2 items, 5 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Title
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1850 F008 R
Date Range
1850
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Title
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Date Range
1850
Year
1850
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Room
Archives West
Storage Container
Box 0316
People
Rohrer, Abraham
Rohrer, Jacob
Rohrer, Jacob M.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Manheim Twp.
Object Name
Statement, Financial
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1850 F008 R
Box Number
316
Additional Notes
Rohrer, Jacob. Guardian of Jacob M. Rohrer.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Title
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1833 F010 R
Date Range
1833
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Title
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Date Range
1833
Year
1833
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Room
Archives West
Storage Container
Box 0312
People
Rohrer, Abraham
Rohrer, Jacob
Mayer, Martin
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Manheim Twp.
Object Name
Statement, Financial
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1833 F010 R
Box Number
312
Additional Notes
Rohrer, Jacob; Mayer, Martin. Executors.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Description Level
Item
Less detail
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Title
Administrators Accounts
Object ID
AdAcct 1835 F010 R
Date Range
1835
Collection
Administrators Accounts
Title
Administrators Accounts
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Date Range
1835
Year
1835
Storage Location
LancasterHistory, Lancaster, PA
Storage Room
Archives West
Storage Container
Box 0312
People
Rohrer, Abraham
Rohrer, David
Witmer, Jacob
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Place
Manor Twp.
Object Name
Statement, Financial
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
AdAcct 1835 F010 R
Box Number
312
Additional Notes
Witmer, Jacob; Rohrer, David. Administrators.
2 items, 3 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
Classification
RG 04-00 0150
Description Level
Item
Less detail

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