County of St.LouisCounty of St Louis, ss.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
ToPaschal CerrÃ©, Rierre Riante Rowan
Larivierre, Francosis FouchÃ© Joseph
, StSt Ange AngeSt Ange Michel FortainMichael Fortaine
MichelMichael MarlÃ, Jaques Beauneau
You are hereby commanded, that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, you appear before
our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , for the county aforesaid,on the thirty first day of Janyuary 1849 at 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 PierrePierre (of color) is
plaintiff and Gabriel S ChouteauGabriel S Chouteau
defendant on the part of the Plaintiff
and herein you are in no wise to fail.
with the seal thereof hereto affixed, at office, in
the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 24th day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty. nine
WilsonWilson PrimmClerk C.C.