Augustus Chouteau and John P. Cabanne vs. William E. Bain and Michel Arsens
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Territory, of missouri
County of St LouisCounty of St Louis

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The United StatesUnited States of AmericaAmerica to the sheriff
of the county of St. LouisSt Louis- greeting

The command you that if Augustus ChouteauAugust Chouteau
John PJohn P Cabanne CabanneJohn P Cabanne , & AntoineAntoine Chissie, trading and doing,
bussiness, under the name style and firm, of ChouteauChouteau Cabanne
CabanneChouteau Cabanne , & company shall make you secure
you came to be and delivered to the said
Chouteau Cabbane, and Company two, packs of beaver,
skins, the property of them the said ChouteauChouteau Cabanne CabanneChouteau Cabanne ,
and Company which said two packs of beaver skins, are
detaind by WilliamWilliam E Bain, & MichelMichael against
and pledges And that you summons, the said
WilliamWilliam E Bain, & MichelMichael Arsens, if they may be
found within your bailiwick, that they be and appear
before the Judges of our, Court of common, pleas
to be holden at the town of St LouisSt Louis within & for the county
of St LouisSt Louis on the fourth monday in June next then &
there to answer unto ChouteauChouteau Cabanne CabanneChouteau Cabanne , & company
of a plea wherefore the said Bain, & Arsens, took two
packs of beaver skins the property of the said Chouteau
Cabanne, & Company and the said two packs of beaver
skins detain, against and pledges to the
Damage of the said ChouteauChouteau Cabanne CabanneChouteau Cabanne , & company
of five hundred dollars and have then there this writ

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Witness MaryMary P LeducP Leduc , clerk
of our said Court at the town
of St LouisSt Louis the twenty,eighth day of may in the year of our lord,one thousand eight hundred & fourty
& of our said thirty eighty

fourteen, & of our independence the thirty eitgth,