Serritory of MissouriMissouri
County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, Sct.
The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica
To the Sheriff ofJohn Ortiz,county Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon Francis
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay he be and appear in proper person before the
Judge of our circuit court on theforthwithday of at the town 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 United StatesUnited States are plaintiff
and Joseph Iebarge are defendant on the
part of the Defendant and have you then there this writ.
the town of St. LouisSt Louis, this 14th, day of August in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and twenty
and of the Independence of the United StatesUnited States the forty fifth
Archibald GambleArchibald GambleClerk, St. LSt Louis. C.C.