County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To The Sheriff Of Saint LouisSt Louis CountyâGreeting:
You are hereby commanded to Summon Thomas HempsteadThomas Hempstead
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay he be and appear in proper person before the Judge
of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the 30th day of July at the city 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 DavidDavid Stone & Co our plaintiffs,
and The Execution of M. Lisa our defendant,
on the part of the Defendant and have you then there this writ.
city of St. LouisSt Louis, this 14th day of June in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and twenty five
Archd. GambleArchibald GambleClerk, C.C.