March 21, 1895
PROOF OF WILL
To all whom it may concern:
You are hereby notified that on the 28th day of December, 1894, there was produced, opened and publicly read by me in the vacation of the District Court, an instrument of writing purporting to be the last will and testament of J. W. Cannon decased, late of Clarke County, Iowa. And you are further notified that the 2nd day of the April term, 1895, of said Court, viz. April 30, 1895, has been fixed for hearing proof of the genuineness of said written instrument. At which time all persons interested shall appear and be heard.
W. H. Adkins, Clerk of the district Court, Clarke Co.