County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Sct.
State Of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County- Greeting:
We command you to attach Antoine SmithAntonie Smith
by his body and him safely keep, so that you have his body before
the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , now in session at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, within and for the
County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, on the 1st day of February 1849 1849 then
and there to testify, and the truth to say in a certain matter of controversy, now pending in
our said Circuit CourtCircuit Court , between PierrePierre
plaintiff, and Gabriel S.ChouteauGabriel S Chouteau defendant, wherein
the said witnesses has heretofore summoned
on the part of the said deft
CourtCircuit Court , at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 31st day ofJanuary in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and forty- 9
WilsonWilson PrimmClerk C.C.