County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
State Of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County---Greeting:
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 21st July 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. Laveillebeuvre & William D WaltonWilliam D Walton are
plaintiffs and PeterPeter & Joseph PowellJoseph Powell are
defendants on the part of the defendants
and have you then and there this writ.
the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 19 day of June in the year of our Lord, eighteen hundred and thirty- 7
John RulandJohn RulandClerk, C.C.