Peter, a slave vs. James Walton
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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 HenryHenry Walton WaltonHenry Walton and GeorgeGeorge Walton
WaltonGeorge Walton
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 Seventh day of December at the City ofCity of St Louis
St. LouisCity of St Louis, then and there to testify and the truth to say in a certain matter of controversy now
pending in our said Court, wherein PeterPeter is plaintiff,
and James WaltonJames Walton is defendant, on the
part of the defendant; and have you then there this writ.

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Witness, Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble , Clerk of our said CircuitCircuit Court
CourtCircuit Court , at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 10th day of November in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty nine

Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble

Clerk C.C.