The State of MissouriMissouri,
County Of St. LouisSt Louis,
To the Sheriff of said countyâGreeting:
We command you to attach Elias MetzElias Metz
if he may be found within your bailiwick, and bring himforth-
with before the judge of our circuit court, on the19th day of Decemberinstant now sitting at the city of StSt Louis.
LouisSt Louis, within and for the county of St. LouisSt Louis, then there to answer
unto the State of MissouriMissouri, touching a certain contempt by him com
mitted, in not attending as a witness in a case of WinneyWinney
plaintiff, and Ephriam MusickMusick
defendant, on the part of the Plaintiff
after being legally summoned by the sheriff of the said
county, and have you then thre this writ.
at the city of St. LouisSt Louis, this 14th day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty five
and of our independence the
Archd GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk