Territory of LouisianaLouisiana, District Of St. LouisSt Louissct.
The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of St. LouisSt Louis
District - Greeting
You are hereby commanded to summons Paul Legest Chouteau
and Duverge D Villemond
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delays they and each of them be and
appear in proper person before the judges of our Court of common pleas on the
third day of Julynext at
the town of St. LouisSt Louis then there to testify and the rruth to say in a certain
matter of controversy now pending in our said court, whereinThomasThomas James
JamesThomas James is plantiff and the St. LouisSt Louis MissouriMissouri
fur company defendant on the part of the Defendants and have you
then there this writ.
judge of our said court at the town of St. LouisSt Louis thetwenty eight day of May in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred andeleven and the Independence of the
United StatesUnited States the thirty fifth.
Thos F RiddickThomas F RiddickClerk of St. LSt Louis . DSt Louis .C.P.