County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, Sct.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To The Sheriff Of St. Louis County,
We command you to attach John Peyton WhiteWhite
by his body, and him safely keep, so that you have his
body before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , now in session at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, within and for
the county of St. LouisSt Louis, on theforthwithday of 18
then and there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of controversy, now pending in our
said Circuit CourtCircuit Court between Parmely Jos plaintiff, and IsaacIsaac W White
W WhiteIsaac W White defendant, wherein the said Jno P White
has heretofore been summoned, on the part of of the said
City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 21st of April 1831.
A GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk