Abraham Dutton, a boy of color, by and through his next friend, Grace Dutton v. John PAca
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County of Saint LouisCounty of Saint Louis, ss,

The State of MissouriMissouri,

To the Sheriff of the County of saint Louis Greeting

We command you to summon John PacaJohn Paca that he be and appear
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court at the next term thereof to be
held at the city of St LouisSt Louis within and for the County of Saint LouisCounty of Saint Louis on
the fourth Monday of July instant then and there to answer unto
Abraham DuttonAbraham Dutton a boy of color of a plea of trespass wherefore the said
plaintiff saith he is injured and hath sustained damage to the amount

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of five hundred dollars and have you then there this writ

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Witness Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk of our said
Circuit CourtCircuit Court at office this twelfth day of July one thousand Eight Hundred and thirty four

Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk