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On this
day of

A. D. 18—, before me comes
of

in the county of and State of - and makes oath, and says that he was, on the

day of

A. D. 184, appointed trustee of the estate and effects of the above-named bankrupt, and that as such trustee he has conducted the settlement of the said estate. That the account hereto annexed containing sheets of paper, the first sheet whereof is marked with the letter [reference may here also be made to any prior account filed by said trustee] is true, and such account contains entries of every sum of money received by said trustee on account of the estate and effects of the above-named bankrupt and that the payments purporting in such account to have been made by said trustee have been so made by him. And he asks to be allowed for said payments and for commissions and expenses as charged in said accounts.

Trustee. Subscribed and sworn to before me at

in said

district of this day of

A. D. 18

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The foregoing account having been presented for allowance, and having been examined and found correct, it is ordered, that the same be allowed, and that the said trustee be discharged of his trust.

Referee in Bankruptcy.

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rupt that

To the Honorable
Judge of the District Court for the

District of
The petition of

one of the creditors of said bankrupt, respectfully represents that it is for the interest of the estate of said bank

heretofore appointed trustee of said bankrupt's estate, should be removed from his trust, for the causes following to wit: [here set forth the particular cause or causes for which such removal is requested.] Wherefore

pray that notice may be served upon said trustee as aforesaid, to show cause, at such time as may be fixed by the court, why an order should not be made removing him from said trust.

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At
on the
day of

A. D. 18-
To
Trustee of the estate of

bankrupt: You are hereby notified to appear before this court, at

on the day of

-, A. D. 184, at o'clock, - m., to show cause (if any you have) why you should not be removed from your trust as trustee as aforesaid, according to the prayer of the petition of one of the creditors of said bankrupt, filed in this court on the day of - A. D. 18, in which it is alleged (here insert the allegation of the petition).

Clerk,

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day of

Whereas

of

; did, on the A. D. 18—, present his petition to this court, praying that for the reasons therein set forth,

the trustee of the estate of said bankrupt, might be removed : Now, therefore, upon reading the said petition of the said and the evidence submitted therewith, and upon hearing counsel on behalf of said petitioner and counsel for trustee, and upon the evidence submitted on behalf of said trustee, It is ordered that the said

be removed from the trust as trustee of the estate of said bankrupt, and that the costs of the said petitioner incidental to said petition be paid by said

trustee (or out of the estate of the said

subject to prior charges. ] Witness the Honorable

judge of the said court, and the seal thereof, at in said district, on the

day of

A. D. 18–

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on the

At

day of

A. D. 18 Whereas by reason of the removal (or the death or “resignation] of

heretofore appointed trustee of the estate of said bankrupt, a vacancy exists in the office of said trustee.

It is ordered, that a meeting of the creditors of said bankrupt be held at in in said district, on the

day of

A. D. 184, for the choice of a new trustee of said estate.

And it is further ordered that notice be given to said creditors of the time, place, and purpose of said meeting, by letter to each, to be deposited in the mail at least ten days before that day.

Referee in Bankruptcy.

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I,

one of the referees of said court in bankruptcy, do hereby certify that in the course of the proceedings in said cause before me the following question arose pertinent to the said proceedings: (Here state the question, a summary of the evidence relating thereto, and the finding and order of the referee thereon.]

And the said question is certified to the judge for his opinion thereon. Dated at the - day of

A. D. 18–

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Referee in Bankruptcy.

[FORM NO. 57.]

BANKRUPT'S PETITION FOR DISCHARGE.

In the matter of

In Bankruptcy.

Bankrupt

To the Honorable,
Judge of the District Court of the United States for the

District of
of
in the county of

and State of in said district, respectfully represents that on the day of last past, he was duly adjudged bankrupt under the acts of Congress

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