County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Sct.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To The Sheriff Of St Louis County--Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon Wm. P. Tillton
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, he be and appear in proper person before the Judge
of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , forthwith, at the City of 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 WillamWillam HenryHenry is plaintiff and
DavidDavid G Bates G. BatesDavid G Bates 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 2nd day ofAugust in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hunred and thirty one Clerk C.C.