formal entry or memorandum of recognizance or task of special bail in civil activities, which, after being signed and acknowledged by the bail prior to the appropriate officer, is submitted inside courtroom in which the action is pending. 3 Bl. Comm. 291: 1 Tidd, Pr. 250; Worthen T. Prescott, GO Vt. 68, 11 Atl. 690; Nicolls v. Ingersoll, 7 Johns. (N. Y.) 154.