Thomas James v. St. Louis Fur Company, et al.
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Territory of LouisianaLouisiana, District of St. LouisSt Louissct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of StSt Louis. LouisSt Louis
District - Greeting

You are hereby commanded to summons Paul Leguest Chouteau and Duverge De Villimond that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper
person before the judges of our Court of common pleas on the fourthday of November next, 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 Thomas JamesThomas James is plaintiff and the St LouisSt Louis MissouriMissouri fur
company defendants on the part of the plaintiff and have you then
there this writ.

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Witness the HonorableSamuel HammondSamuel Hammond Esquire presiding
judge of our said court at the town of St. LouisSt Louis the tenth day of October in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hudred and eleven and of
the Independence of
the United StatesUnited States the thirty sixth

Thos F RiddickThomas F Riddick

Clerk of St. LSt Louis . DSt Louis .C.P