CharlesCharles a man of colour
In the CircuitCircuit Court CourtCircuit Court , for the CountyCounty of St Louis
ofCounty of St Louis St LouisCounty of St Louis State of MissouriMissouri.
To the above named defendant
You are hereby Notified, That Depositions of Witnesses to be read in evidence
in the above cause, on the part of the plaintiff will be taken at
the offices of Elihu H Shepard in the City of St LouisCity of St Louis
in the County ofCounty of St Louis St LouisCounty of St Louis and State ofMissouri MissouriMissouri on the Thirty first day of JulyInst between the hours of 8 o'clock
in the forenoon, and 6 o'clock in the afternoon: and that the taking of said depositions, if
not completed on that day, will be continued from day to day at the same place and between
the same hours, till completed.
CharlesCharles by his Attys
C. C. CarrollCarroll T. PolkT Polk
July 27 1840