State Of MissouriMissouri,
County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
To the Sheriff of S LouisS Louis county-Greeting
You are hereby commanded to summon Francois Valois Andre Lesages
and Auguste ChouteauAugust Chouteau
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper person before the Judge of our circuit
court on the 14th day of May 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 Louis
Bissonette & others are plaintiffs,
and John BJohn B C LucasLucas defendant on the part of
the Defendant and have you then and there this writ.
the town of St. LouisSt Louis, this 26th day of April in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred Twenty one. day of
Archibald GambleArchibald GambleClerk, St. LSt Louis. C.C.