County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Sct.
State of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County-Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon SimonSimon Cart- FrancisFrancis Durochet
ManuelManuel Alvarez and Etienne Proveau
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 19th day of Augustnext 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 plaintiff and have you then there this writ.
City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 18th day of Julyin the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirtyfour
Archibald GambleArchibald GambleClerk C.C.