County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, ss.
The State of MissouriMissouri,
To ElijahElijah HaydenHayden Alonzo GreenAlonzo Green
JohnJohn Reesby ReesbyJohn Reesby Mrs Sally BushSally Bush Greeting:
You are hereby commanded, that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, you appear
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the30th day of August 1842
at the city of St. LouisSt Louis, then and there to
testify, and the truth to say, in a certain matter of controversy now pending in our said Court,
wherein Mary RobertsonMary Robertson
plaintiff and Ringrose Watson defendant on the part of Mary RobertsonMary Robertson and herein you are in no wise to fail.
seal thereof hereto affixed, at office, in the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis,
this 22nd day of August in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and forty two
Jn. RulandJohn RulandClerk, C.C.