County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Sct.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To The Sheriff Of St. Louis County--Greeting:
You are hereby commanded to summon Charles Dumont
that, setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, he be and appear in proper person before the Judge
of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , forthwith, 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 MaryMary , woman of color plaintiff,
and Andre LandrevilleAndre Laundreville 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 third day ofDecember in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and twenty eight