Alsey vs. William Randolph
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St. Louis CirCircut Court .CourtCircut Court


State of MissouriMissouri
St. LouisSt Louis County Ss


Alsey, a woman of color, complains
of WilliamWilliam S.RandolphS Randolph of a plea of trespass
for that the said defendant, on the first day of
in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty one, made an assault upon the said plaintiff
to writ, at St. LouisSt Louis in the County aforesaid, and then and
there beat, bruised and ill treatd her, the said plaintiff,
and detained her in prison there, without any reason.
or cause whatsoever, for a long time, to
writ, for the spare of one day, contrary to the laws
of the State of MissouriMissouri and against the will of the
said pleantiff. To the of the said plaintiff
one Dollar & therefore she brings suit