Lemman Dutton, a girl of color, by and through her next friend, Grace Dutton v. John Paca
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On the foregoing petitioned it is ordered that LemmanLemman Dutton DuttonLemman Dutton the petitioner be permitted to sue as a poor person
to establish her freedom and that H R GambleH R Gamble be assigned as petitioners counsel. It is also ordered that
the petitioner have reasonable liberty of attending her counsel and the court when occasion may require and
that she be not removed out of the jurisdiction of the Circuit CourtCircuit Court of St Louis County nor be subject to any
severity because of her application for freedom â

L. E. LawlessL E Lawless

The above is acopy of the order of the Judge endorsed on the petition

AArchibald Gamble GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk