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
JohnJohn Wells WellsJohn Wells
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay he be and appear in proper person before the Judge of
our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on theForthwithday of at the city 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 George LissGeorge Liss plaintiff,
and John BoleyJohn Boley is defendant,
on the part of the Plaintiff 'and have you then there this writ.
city of St. LouisSt Louis, this 24th day of October in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and twenty three
A GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk, C.C.