County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
The 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 22 March next
at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, then and there to Testify,
and the truth to say, in a certain matter of controversy now pending in our said Court,
wherein Lavillebeuvre & Walton are
plaintiff and P & J Powell are
defendants on the part of the defendants,
and have you then and there this writ.
at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this >9 day of February in the year of our Lord, eighteen hundred and thirty-8
John RulandJohn RulandClerk, C.C.