Celeste, a woman of color v. LaForce Papin
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County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis Ss.
The State of MissouriMissouri

To the Sheriff of the County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis
Greeting:

We command you to summon Laforce PapinLaforce Papin if he be found
in Your County, that he be and appear before the Judge of our
Circuit CourtCircuit Court on the first day of the next Term thereof, to
be held at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis within and for the CountyCounty of St Louis
of St. LouisCounty of St Louis on the second Monday of March next- then
and there to answer unto Celestee, of a plea of Trespass for
false imprisonment; to the damage of said plaintiff
of Three hundred Dollars - and have you
then there this writ.

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Witness John RulandJohn Ruland Clerk
of our said Court and the Seal
thereof hereto affixed at Office in the
City of St. LouisCity of St Louis this ninth day of January Eighteen hundred and thirty seven.

Jn. RulandJohn Ruland Clerk