County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Sct.
State of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County-Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, he be and appear in proper
person before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the fourteenth
day of 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 Thomas L SmithThomas L Smith
is plaintiff, and PierrePierre Chouteau Jr Chouteau JrPierre Chouteau Jr .
is defendant, on the part of
the defendant and have you then there this writ.
City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this eighth day of Aprilin the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirtyfour
A GambleArchibald GambleClerk C.C.