Marianne, a person of color vs. Elijah Mitchell, Alexander J. Fields
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Country of St LouisSt Louis
The State of the MissouriMissouri

To the Sheriff of St LouisSt Louis Country Greeting

We command you to summon Alexander PAlexander P Fields .
FieldsAlexander P Fields and Elijah MitchelElijah Mitchel that they be and appear before
the judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court at the next term thereof to
he held at the CityCity of St Louis of St LouisCity of St Louis within and for the county
of St LouisSt Louis on the fourth Monday of July next then
and there to answer unto And a person of
color permitted to sue as a poor person by HenryHenry SS Geyer
GeyerS Geyer her next friend of a plea of trespassassault & Battery and
false imprisonment to the damage of said plain
tiff of five hundred dollars And have you then
there this writ

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Witness Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk of
our said court at office on this 23th day ofMay in the year 1832

Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk