Territory of MissouriMissouri, County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica,
To the Sheriff of St. LouisSt Louis countyßGreeting.
You are here commanded to summon Mr. PrattPratt Jr JrPratt Jr .&Baptiste PapinBaptiste Papin
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper person before the
Judge of our circuit court on the 9th-day of April 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 FrancoisFrancois Leclerc LeclercFrancois Leclerc is plaintiff,
and JosephJoseph Robideaux RobideauJoseph Robideaux is defendant on the part of the Pltf and have you then and there this writ.
town of St. LouisSt Louis, this Ninth day of April in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and hundred Nineteen
and of the Independance of United StatesUnited States the forty third
A GambleArchibald GambleClerk, St. LSt Louis.C.C.