Thomas James v. St. Louis Fur Company, et al.
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Territory of LouisianaLouisiana
District of Saint LouisDistrict of Saint Louis


The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica
to the Sheriff of the district of
Saint LouisSt Louis Greeting

We command you to summons PierrePierre Menard MenardPierre Menard ,
ManuelManuel Lisa LisaManuel Lisa , Silvester Labbadie, Pierre Choteau Senior,
Auguste ChoteauAugust Chouteau , William MorrisonWilliam Morrison , ReubenReuben Lewis, -
Andrew HenryAndrew Henry and WilliamWilliam ClarkeClarke , surviving partners
of Benjamin Wilkenson deceased late merchants in
company trading under the style name and from
of the Saint LouisSt Louis MissouriMissouri fur Company if they may
be found within your that they be and -
judges of
the district of Saint LouisSt Louis on the first Monday
of November next then there to answer unto ThomasThomas James
JamesThomas James of a plea of tresspass on the case to the damage
of the said Thomas JamesThomas James the sum of seven hundred
and fifty dollars and have you then there
this writ

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Witness the HonblBentBent Esquire presiding
Judge of our said Court at the
town of Saint LouisSt Louis aforesaid this -
twentieth day of 7 October in the year of our Lord One thousand Eight hundred and Ten and of our -
Independence the thirty fifth

Thos F. RiddickThomas F Riddick Clk