Territory of MissouriMissouri, County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of said county,
You are hereby commanded to summon ThomasThomas Forsyth as for of the
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay he be and appear in proper
person before the judge of our circuit court on thenovday ofsetting
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 aug. chotaeu. of
G. Gerre is plaintiff and anto in Deland is defendant, on the
part of the dept. and have you then there this writ.
St. LouisSt Louis, this 22d. day of Oct in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and 17 and of the
Independence of the United StatesUnited States, the
M PP Leduc LeducP Leduc Clerk of St. By
A. S. McGirk Clk