Abraham Parker v. Manuel Lisa
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Territory Of LouisianaLouisiana, District Of St. LouisSt Louissct.

The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica, to the John NicholasJohn Nicholas of the district
of S LouisS Louis & JohnJohn Sullins SullinsJohn Sullins of the same district Greeting

You are hereby commanded to summon
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay you be and appear in proper
person before the judges of our Court of Common Pleas on the third day of March 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 Abraham ParkerAbraham Parker is plaintiff and Manuel LisaManuel Lisa adm
of DruillardDruillard defendant, on the part of the plaintiff and have you then
there this writ.

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Witness the honorable SamuelSamuel Hammond HammondSamuel Hammond Esqire pre-
siding judge of our said court, at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, the
Twenty five day of February in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and twelve and of
the Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the thirty sixth

Thoff RiddickThoff Riddick

Clerk of St. LSt Louis . DSt Louis .