State Of MissouriMissouri,
County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
To the Sheriff of St. LouisSt Louis county-Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon Joshua PilcherJoshua Pilcher ThomasThomas Hemp, Stead
Joseph PerkinsJoseph Perkins HughHugh RichardsRichards
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper person before the Judge of our circuit
court forthwith 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 the StateMissouri
of MissouriMissouri is plaintiff,
and WilliamWilliam EasdaleEasdale , is defendant on the part of
the plaintiff and have you then and there this writ.
the town of St. LouisSt Louis, this 18th day of Decr. in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred & twenty
A GambleArchibald GambleClerk, St. LSt Louis. C.C.