County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
State of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County-Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon Robert DuncanRobert Duncan
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, he be and appear in proper person
before the judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the ninth day of April 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 VincentVincent is plaintiff and
James DuncanJames Duncan is defendant on the
part of the plaintiff and have you then there this writ.
City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 22nd day of Februaryin the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty four
A GambleArchibald GambleClerk C.C.