County of St.LouisCounty of St Louis, ss.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To Antoine SmithAntonie Smith , Madame Tison, Francois
TisonTison , F.J,Renand,
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 31st January 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 is
plaintiff and Gabl S ChouteauS Chouteau is
defendant on the part of deft
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 25th day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty- nine
WilsonWilson PrimmClerk C.C.