Celeste, a woman of color v. Alexander Papin
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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
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
29 January
Inst 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,
CelesteCeleste is
plaintiff and
Alex PapinAlex Papin
defendant on the part of
and have you then there this writ.

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Witness, John RulandJohn Ruland , Clerk of our said CircuitCircuit Court
CourtCircuit Court , at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this
day of in the year of our Lord eighteen
hundred and

Jn. RulandJohn Ruland

Clerk, C.C.