Squire Brown, a man of color v. Charles Anderson
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State of MissouriMissouri
County of St LouisCounty of St Louis

The State of MissouriMissouri

To the Sheriff of St Louis
County Greeting

It having been alleged to our
Circuit Judge of the Eighth
Jud. Cir.. (in the annexed aff
davit that one Squire BrownBrown
(a man of color to whom hereto-
fore leave hath been granted
to sue for his freedom in the
St Louis County Circuit CourtCircuit Court ),
is about to be removed out
of the jurisdiction of said
Court and is harshly treated
with undue severity on account
of his application for freedom,
therefore you will take the
said BrownBrown & have, his body he-
fore me at the the Sheriff office in the city of
St LouisSt Louis at 3'o clock P. M. this
day and summon CharlesCharles Anderson Anderson
& William AndersonCharles Anderson and any
person in whose possession said
BrownBrown may be forced to appear be-
fore me at the same time & place I have then there this writ
As witness the hand of our said, Judge this 3d Aug 1843

BryanBryan Mccleanffs

Judge 8th JudCir.