LewisLewis a Man of Color.
St. Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court
July Term 1835.
And the said JamesJames Newton by C. D. DrakeD Drake
his attorney comes & defends the force & injury
when he & says that he is not guilty of the supposed
wrongs & grievances above laid to his charge in
manner & form of at the said plaintiff had
above in complaining alleged against him
and of this he puts himself upon the Country
C. D. DrakeD Drake
Atty for deft