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
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. choteau admr. of
is plaintiff and antoinedelard defendant, on the
part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.
St. LouisSt Louis, this 12th day of Oct. in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and 17 and the Inde-
pendence of the United StatesUnited States, the
M P LeducP Leduc Clerk of St. LSt Louis. C. C.
A S McGirk Clk