Milly, a woman of color vs. Wiley Williams
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State of MissouriMissouri
Third Judicial Circuit Towit

The within named MillyMilly is permitted to sue
as poor person on the within petition to establish
her freedom & the clerk of the Circuit CourtCircuit Court
of St. Louis County is hereby directed to hear
the trespass herein for that pur
-pose -and John C.EdwardsEdwards Esquire
is hereby asigned as her counsel. It is
moreover ordered that the petitionee have
reasonable to allow her counsel
and the court when occures may require
and that the petitioner shall not be taken
or removed out of the jurisdiction of the
court nor be subject to any severity because
of her application for freedom.

Given under my hand at My
chambers this 25 of June 1829.

WillWill . C. CarrCarr
Judge of 3. Circuit