County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
State Of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis CountyâGreeting.
You are hereby commanded summon HenryHenry Bell
James BJames B . Hill
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, he be and appear in proper person
before the Judge of our Circuit court, on the forthis present
day 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 Lavellebeuvre & Walton are
plaintiffs and P. & J. Powell are
defendants on the part of
plaintiffs and have you then and there this writ.
City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 27th day of March in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty- seven
John RulandJohn RulandClerk, C.C.