Lewis, a man of color vs. James Newton and Jacob Cooper
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The State of MissouriMissouri
County of Saint LouisCounty of Saint Louis ss;

To the Sheriff of the County of Saint LouisCounty of Saint Louis

We command you to summon JamesJames Newton and JacobJacob Cooper
that they be and appear before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court at the next Term
thereof to be held at the City of St LouisCity of St Louis within and for the County of SaintCounty of Saint Louis
LouisCounty of Saint Louis on the Fourth Monday of July next then and there to answer unto
Louis a man of Color of a plea of Trespass Assault & Battery & false imprison-
ment to the damage of the said plaintiff of five Hundred Dollars
and have you then there this writ

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Witness Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk of our Said
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Circuit CourtCircuit Court at Office this twenty fifth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight Hundred and thirty five

Archibald GambleArchibald Gamble Clerk