County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, Ss.
The State of MissouriMissouri,
To AntoineAntonie Smith SmithAntonie Smith MarianneMarianne Tison TisonMarianne Tison FrancisFrancis Tison TisonFrancis Tison
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 22nd of November 1852 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 LouisLouis Chouteau ChouteauLouis Chouteau (of color) is
plaintiff and Gab. SS Chouteau ChouteauS Chouteau is
defendant on the part of defendant
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 18th day of Nov. in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty two -
M S. CerreM S Cerre Clerk C. C.