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 HenryHenry BlackwellBlackwell
that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, he be and appear in proper person
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court ,forthwith
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 one rebecca is is
plantiff and Black and MatlockMatlock
defendant on the part of plaintiff
and have you then there this writ.
court, at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 30thday of march in the year of our Lord, eighteen hundred and forty one
Jn. RulandJohn RulandClerk, C.C.