County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis,Sct.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To The Sheriff Of St. Louis County.
We command you to attach Lewis NewellLewis Newell by his body, and him safely keep, so
that you have his
body before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , now in session at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, within and for
the county of St. LouisSt Louis, on theforthwithday of 18
then and there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of controversy, now pending in our
said Circuit CourtCircuit Court , between VincentVincent plaintiff, and Coleman Dunean
defendent, wherein the said
[ ha ] heretofore been summoned, on the part [ of of ] the said
City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this twelfth of August 1831
Archibald GambleArchibald GambleClerk