Territory Of MissouriMissouri, County Of St. LouisSt Louis, sct.
The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county
^You are hereby commanded to summon PeterPierre Chouteau ChouteauPierre Chouteau ,
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on the eight day of June
at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of
controversy now pending in our said court, wherein Joseph QuennelleJoseph Quenelle ,
is plaintiff and A ChouteauA Chouteau admt of St PaulSt Paul Lacroix, defendant, on the
of the Defendant and have you then there this writ.
St. LouisSt Louis, this twenty first day of March in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and eighteen and of the Inde
-pendence of the United StatesUnited States, the forty second
M. P. LeducP Leduc ,Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C.C.