I acknowledge myself bound for all costs that may accure in the above cause.
Witness my hand and seal, at St. LouisSt Louis, this day of
It is ordered by the Court that said person be allowed to
sue as a poor person to establish his right to freedom;
and JohnJohn Davis DavisJohn Davis Esquire is assigned him as counsel
and it is further ordered that the said petition have
resonable liberty to attend his counsel and the