Territory Of LouisianaLouisiana, District Of StSt Louis. LouisSt Louissct.
The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of the district of St. LouisSt Louis
You are hereby commanded to summons John NicholasJohn Nicholas & James [ Steward ]
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 first
monday of July next, at the town of StSt Louis. 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 admr. of GG Druillard . DruillardG Druillard
defendant, on the part of the plaintiff and have you then there this writ.
fiding judge of our said court, at the town of StSt Louis. LouisSt Louis, the
sixth day of May 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 RiddickClerk of St. LSt Louis . DSt Louis .