Territory Of LouisianaLouisiana, District Of St. LouisSt Louissct.
The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica, to the Sheriff of StSt Louis. LouisSt Louis
You are hereby commanded to summons John NicholasJohn Nicholas James [ Stuart ]
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 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 ManuelManuel Lisa LisaManuel Lisa admin of
GeorgeGeorge Druillard DruillardGeorge Druillard defendant, on the part of the plaintiff and have you then
there this writ.
siding judge of our said court, at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, the
Eighteenth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and Twelve and of
the Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the thirty sixth
Thos F RiddickThomas F RiddickClerk of StSt Louis. L. D.