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 WilliamWilliam LucasLucas
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 4th of april instant
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 DelphDelph is
plaintiff and StephenStephen C. Dorris is
defendant on the part of the, defendant
and have you then and there this writ.
City of St.LouisCity of St Louis, this first day of April in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-7
John RulandJohn RulandClerk, C.C.