County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, sct.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County --- Greeting.
You are hereby commanded to summon FrancisFrancis Culy, WilsonWilson Primm
MichaelMichael Jesson, Madame BelcourBelcour , Rev. J.A. Lutz
Madame Zamar, and Hardage LaneHardage Lane
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, they be and appear in proper person
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on friday 24th of 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 contoversy now pending in our said court
wherein AspisaAspasia a woman of color is
plaintiff and Hardage LaneHardage Lane is
defendant on the part of the plaintiff
and have you then and there this writ.
at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 17th day of august in the year of our Lord, eighteen hundred and thirty eight
M O RulandClerk, C.C.