Rebecca, a colored girl, by and through her next friend, Harris v. Louis Mattock and James Black
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In the St. Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court
July Term 1838

JamesJames Black and Louis Mattock
RebeccaRebecca ,

In trespass
And now the said Black and Mattock,
by their attorney sullwan, comes and defend
the force and injury when and say that
they are not guilty of the said supposed trespasses
above laid to their Charge, or any parts
thereof, in manner and form as the said Dff.
hath above whereof against them
And of this they, the said Black and Mattock,
put themselves upon the country -

Sullwan atty:for Dffs