United States v. John H. Robb
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Territory of MissouriMissouri
County of S LouisCounty of S Louis


The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica


set

To any canstable of said county

whereas information has this day been given
to me upon the oath of JoshuaJoshua Pitcher and ThomasThomas
of S LouisS Louis that in the present month of July
the following good, and chattles, to wit Eighteen
packs of beaver were by some person or persons unknown
taken, stolen, and carried
away, from the dwelling house of said ThomasThomas Hemp
stead, in the county aforesaid, and that the said
ThomasThomas Hempstead HempsteadThomas Hempstead and Joshna Pitcher have
probable cause to suspect and do suspect that
the said goods on part thereof are concealed in
the dwelling house or store the property of
Earton and now occupied by Geroge A Robb
at St LouisSt Louis in said county There are therefore, to
authorize and require you, with necessary and
proper assistants to enter in the day time into
the house of the said GeorgeGeorge H HGeorge H .RobbRobb at
St LouisSt Louis aforesaid in the county aforesaid, and
there diligently to search for the said goods and
if the same or any part therof shall be found
upon such search that you bring the goods so
found and also the body of the said GeorgeGeorge H
HGeorge H . RobbRobb before me or some other Justice
of the peace, for said County, to be disposed of

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dealt withal according to given under my
hand and seal at St LouisSt Louis in the said county
this 31st day of july in the year of our Lord eighteen Hundred and twenty

S. Hall

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