Green Berry Logan, an infant of color, by and through his next friend, Judy, alias Julia Logan v. Berry Meachum
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State of MissouriMissouri
St. LouisSt Louis county to writ:

To the Honorable luke of the third judicial
circuit court holden in and for the county aforesaid the petition of Green
Beny Logan an infant of color, respectfully represents, that he is an
infant and is illegally held in slavery by a certain
a free man of color, and bring decisions of prosecuting a suit
for the recovery of his freedom, he cannot so except by his
next friend. Your petitioner therefore prays that JudyJudy alias JuliaJulia Logan
LoganJulia Logan his mother be appointed his much friend to institute
and prosecute a suit for the recovery of his freedom against
the said and as in duty fomd will pray,

Green BerryGreen Berry Logan