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 Thos J Stewart
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 23d Novr 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 J U Lavellebeuvre & W D WaltonW D Walton are
plaintiffs and P & J Powell are
defendants on the part of Defts
and have you then and there this writ.
the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 7th day of Octr in the year of our Lord, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven
Jn. RulandJohn RulandClerk, C.C.