Malinda and Nelly, people of color, by and through their next friend, Beriah Cleland v. Robert Wilburn
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County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, Sct.
The State of MissouriMissouri,

To The Sheriff of St Louis CountyâGreeting:

You are hereby commanded to Summon Thomas Wilburn & Jn & Wilburn
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 the Sixth day of February at the city 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 MalindaMalinda a Free Girl is plaintiff,
and Robert WilburnRobert Wilburn is defendant,
on the part of the Deft and have you then there this writ.

Witness, Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble , Clerk of our said Circuit CourtCircuit Court , at the city of St. LouisSt Louis, this 3rd day of Feby in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and twenty four

A GambleArchibald Gamble

Clerk C.C.