County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, Sct.
The State of MissouriMissouri,
To The Sheriff of Saint LouisSt Louis County--Greeting:
You are hereby commanded to summon PeterPeter PerryPerry -
FrancoisFrancois [ Cailloux ] - Made BazileBazile - Mde [ Dubay EphraimDubay ] - EphraimDubay Ephraim Town
and Mrs EphraimEphraim Town
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 27th day of November, 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 Theotiste alias CaticheCatiche is plaintiff,
and [ Pierre ChouteauPeter ]ChouteauPierre Chouteau Junior is defendant,
on the part of the plaintiff; and have you then there this writ.
CourtCircuit Court , at the city of St. LouisSt Louis, this seventh day ofOctober in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and twenty eight
Archibald GambleArchibald GambleClerk C.C.