To the Circuit Court of the County of St LouisCounty of St Louis in
the State of MissouriMissouri:
The petition of PierrePierre Menard MenardPierre Menard a citizen of
the State ofIllinois IllinoisIllinois respectfully showeth that
he is sued in this Court by one Agnes or AgatheAgathe
some times called, who claims to the a citizen of
the State of MissouriMissouri- your petitioner further
showeth that the matter in dispute exceeds
the sum of five hundred dollars exclusive of costs wherefore he prays that said cause be removed
into the next United StatesUnited States Court for
the MissouriMissouriDistrict, and he herebysubmits to
comply with the jurisdiction of the law in such
case made and provided.
St LouisSt Louis
1. July 1835.
PierrePierre Menard MenardPierre Menard