County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, Sct.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To The Sheriff Of S LouisS Louis County-Greeting:
You are hereby commanded to Summon Gregory
> PeterPeter ProvenchereProvenchere
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and appear in proper person before the Judge of
our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the6th day of February at the town of St. LouisSt Louis, then
and there to testify and the truth so say in a certain matter of controversy now pending in our said court,
wherein Pelagie a black Girl is plaintiff,
and John P CabanneJohn P Cabanne is defendant,
on the part of the defendant and have you then there this writ.
town of St. LouisSt Louis, this 23rd day of Decr in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred an twenty two
A GambleArchibald GambleClerk, C.C.