State Of MissouriMissouri,
County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
To the Sheriff of St LouisSt Louis countyâGreeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon Joseph LabargeJoseph Labarge
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay he be and appear in proper person before the Judge of our CircuitCircuit Court
CourtCircuit 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 The StateMissouri
of MissouriMissouri is plaintiff,
and JamesJames Watt WattJames Watt is defendant on the part of
the Defendant 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 & twentyday of
A GambleArchibald GambleClerk, St. LSt Louis. C.C.