Jack, a man of color v. Absalom Link
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County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,

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

You are hereby commandd to summon ThomasThomas Winn WynnThomas Winn or
Winn
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 28th August
instant 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 JackJack is
plaintiff and AbsalomAbsalom Link LinkAbsalom Link is defendant
defendant on the part of plaintiff
and have you then and there this writ.

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Witness, John RulandJohn Ruland , Clerk of our said Circuit CourtCircuit Court ,
at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 20th day of August in the year of our Lord, eighteen hundred and thirty-eight.

John RulandJohn Ruland

Clerk, C.C.