County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Sct.
State Of MissouriMissouri,
To the sheriff of S LouisS Louis County---Greeting:
You are hereby commanded to summon AbnerAbner Martin MartinAbner Martin Jr.
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 Second day of Decr 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 RalphRalph is
plaintiff and Coleman DuncanColeman Duncan is defendant,
on the part of the Pltf and have you then and there this writ.
Circuit CourtCircuit Court , at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 1st day of Decr in the year of our Lord one thousand, eight hundred and thirty-one
A GambleArchibald GambleClerk C.C.