County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, ss.
The State of MissouriMissouri,
To Francois DeroinFrancis De Rouin Mrs JosephJoseph Robideaux RobideauJoseph Robideaux
Vincent Guion, Louis Vandry,
Baptiste Vandry, William Vandry and
You are hereby commanded, that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, you appear
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the11th day of June 1845
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 [ CelesteCeleste ] of color is
plaintiff and [ Julie DumontJulie ]DumontJulie Dumont is
defendant on the part of defendant
and herein you are in no wise to fail
the seal thereof hereto affixed, at office in the City of StCity of St Louis.
LouisCity of St Louis, this 7th day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty five
John RulandJohn RulandClerk, C.C.