County of Saint LouisCounty of Saint Louisss.
The State of MissouriMissouri
To the sheriff of the county of Saint LouisSt Louis.
We command you to summon ThomasThomas Of WhiteWhite and
Williams L Woods. that they be and appear before the Judge of our CircuitCircuit Court
CourtCircuit Court at the next term thereof to be held at the city of
St.LouisSt Louis within and for the County of Saint LouisCounty of Saint Louisfor
the second monday of march next then and
there to answer unto Ben a man of colour of a plea trespass
false imprisonment to the damage of the said plaintiff
of one Hundred Dollars and have you then there
our said Circuit CourtCircuit Court at
office this nineteenth day of January AD 1836