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 Frederick B McNair
Joseph AJoseph A Wherry
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 14th day of April, 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 William HenryWilliam Henry is plaintiff
and David G.BatesDavid G Bates is defendant on the
part of the plaintiff; and have you then there this writ.
CourtCircuit Court , at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this ninth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty one.
A GambleArchibald GambleClerk C.C.