Pierre, a man of color v. Gabrial Chouteau
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PierrePierre of Colour,
vs plff
Gabl. SS Chouteau . ChouteauS Chouteau
Admission (No. 2)

In the Circuit Court
of the County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis,
State of MissouriMissouri

On a comission issued from the said
Circuit CourtCircuit Court on the third day of Febuary
last for taking evidence in CanadaCanada
East on behalf of the Defendant in the
said Cause.

It is hereby admitted on the part and
behalf of the plaintiff in the said Cause
that the paper writing marked Defendants
Exhibit (A) and referred to in the evidence
of andPatrickPatrick O'KeeffeO'Keeffe a witness
examinedunder the said
is a faithful transcript of "an act for
encouraging newsettlers in His Majesty's
Colonies and in
found in the statutes at large of great
Brittain & passed in the 30th year of
the reign of KingKing geroge the third
chapter 27 and that Defendants
exhibit (B) annexed to the return
of the said commission contains a faithful
transcript of an act of the Legislature
of the late province of Upper CanadaCanada
entitled "we act to prevent the further
introduction of slaves and to the
term of contracts for servitude within
the province" which act was passed in
the 33rd year of the Reign of King
George the third, chapter VII as in the

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said transcript is now
set forth & the is found in
the Revised statutes of the said
Province of Upper CanadaCanada, and
that the said two acts above
are those referred to the Depositions,
of the HonorableJudge Reid & the Honorable
SamuelSamuel GaleGale two witnesses produced and
examined on the part of the said
plaintiff under another comission
in the said cause issued Given
at MontrealMontreal in CanadaCanada east the
thirteenth day of april 1846.

of Counsel for the plff.

of Counsel for Defdt