County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
State of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis CountyâGreeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon
Louis BrazeauLouis Brazeau Junior , Hypolite PapinPapin & WilsonWilson
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 23rd MarchNext
at the city of St. LouisSt Louis, then and there to testify,
and the truth to say, in a certain matter of controversy now pending in our said Court,
wherein SallySally (a person of Color)
is plaintiff and Henry ChouteauHenry Chouteau
is defendant on the part of Plff
and have you then and there this writ.
City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 9th day of Feby in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty-seven
Jn. RulandJohn Ruland Clerk, C. C.