County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
State of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis CountyâGreeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon
Thomas J. StuartThomas J Stuart
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, he be and appear in proper person
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the Eighty day of April next
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 John N. Lavillebeuvre and William D. WaltonWilliam D Walton are
plaintiffs and PeterPeter and Joseph PowellJoseph Powell are
defendants on the part of the
defendants and have you then and then and there this writ.
City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this Tenth day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty six
Jn. RulandJohn Ruland Clerk, C. C.