State Of MissouriMissouri,
County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County-Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon Alexis TibeauAlexis Tibeau and MargaretMargaret
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper person before the Judge of our
circuit court, on theforthwithday of at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then and
there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of controversy now pending in our said court, wherein
MarieMarie a free girl plaintiff,
and A P Chouteau- defendant on the part
of the pltffand have you then there this writ.
the town of St. LouisSt Louis, this17th day Mayin the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred & 21
A GambleArchibald GambleClerk, St. LSt Louis. C.C.