Peter, a slave vs. James Walton
View original image: Page  016
[missing figure]
JamesJames Walton WaltonJames Walton

St. LouisSt Louis circuit court
November Term. 1829.

Be it remembered that in the November term of the St. LouisSt Louis circuit court, in the year of our
lord 1829, came PeterPeter , by his attorney, Jno. C.
EdwardsEdwards , and upon the calling of the aforesaid cause for trial, moved for a continuance of
the same, on the ground of absence of testimony, and offered the following affidavit
in support of said motion: