County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Sct. The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To The Sheriff Of Saint LouisSt Louis County--Greeting:
You are hereby commanded to summon JesseJesse G Lindell G
LindellJesse G Lindell and NancyNancy a Slave
of MaryMary AnneAnne Lee
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 25th day of March, 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 The State of MissouriMissouri is plaintiff,
and ClaiborneClaiborne (a slave) is defendant,
on the part of the state; and have you then there this writ.
CourtCircuit Court , at the city of St. LouisSt Louis, this 23rd day of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty Nine
Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk C.C.