24-307. Absence of judge; adjournment by written order.

If the judge be sick, or for any other sufficient cause is unable to attend court at the regularly appointed time, he may, by a written order, direct an adjournment to a particular day therein specified, and the clerk shall, on the first day of the term, or as soon thereafter as he received the order, adjourn the court as therein directed.

Source:Laws 1879, § 31, p. 88; R.S.1913, § 1166; C.S.1922, § 1089; C.S.1929, § 27-307; R.S.1943, § 24-307.