Marcelline, Adolphe, and Maria, infants v. Marie P. Ladue
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County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Sct.
State of MissouriMissouri,

To any Judge of Juristice of the Peace of The State ofIllinois
IllinoisIllinois
--Greeting.

We, reposing special trust and confidence in your integrity and circumspection, do require and command you that you cause
to come before you such person or psersons as shall be named to you by Adolph Vincent by the next friend of MaryMary P
Ladue attorney or agent, and him or them examine upon
his, her or their corporal oath (to be by you admistered) touching their knowledge of any thing that may relate to a certain matter
of controversy, now pending in our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , for the county of St. LouisSt Louis, wherein Adolph Vincent by his
next friend plaintiff and MaryMary P Ladue is
defendnat on the part of the plaintiff and having so reduced the said depositions so taken by
you as aforesaid into writing, you are required to send the same, together with this commission, enclosed under your seal, to our
said Circuit CourtCircuit Court , with all convenient speed.

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Witness, Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble , Clerk of our said Circuit CourtCircuit Court , at the City of StCity of St Louis.
LouisCity of St Louis, this sixteenth day of October in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hudnred and thirty-four.

Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble

Clerk C.C.