County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis ss.
The State of MissouriMissouri,
To Alonzo GreenAlonzo Green at VirginiaVirginia Hotel
You are hereby commanded, that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, you appear
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on thetwenty seventh
Mayat the City of St. LouisCity of St 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 is
plaintiff andR D WatsonR D Watson
defendant on the part of the plaintiff
and herein you are in no wise to fail.
the seal thereof hereto affixed, at office, in the City of StCity of St Louis.
LouisCity of St Louis, this 22nd day of Mayin the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and forty 4.
John RulandJohn RulandClerk, C.C.