Territory of LouisianaLouisiana, District Of St. LouisSt Louissct.
The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the Sheriff of St. LouisSt Louis District - Greeting
You are hereby commanded to summons Paul Legest Chouteau
and Duverge D Villimond
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay they be and
appear in proper person before the judges of our Court of common pleas on the
eighth day of Marchinstant at
Saint LouisSt Louis, then there to testify and the truth to say in a certain
matter of controversy now pending in our said court, wherein The Saint LouisSt Louis
Missouri Fur CompanyMissouri Fur Company is plantiff and Thomas JamesThomas James
defendant on the part of the plaintiff and have you
then there this writ.
judge of our said court at the town of St. LouisSt Louis the
fourth day of March in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hudred andeleven and of the Independence of the
United StatesUnited States the thirty fifth.
Thoff RiddickThoff RiddickClerk of St. LSt Louis . DSt Louis .C.P