County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, ss.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County-Greeting:
We command you to summon Ringrose D. WatsonRingrose D Watson if he
be found in your County, that he be and appear before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the first day of the next term thereof, to be
held at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, on the third Monday
of November next, then and there to answer unto MaryMary Robertson
RobertsonMary Robertson of a plea of trespass
to the damage of said plaintiff of five hundred
dollars: And have you then there this writ.
with the seal thereof hereto affixed, at office, in the
city of St. LouisSt Louis, this thirteenth day of September in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and forty one.
John RulandJohn RulandClerk.