County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, Ss,
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County-Greeting:
We command you to JamesJames LuisenburryLuisenburry and
John JamesonJohn Jameson that they be & appear
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the first day of the next term thereof, to be
held at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, within and for the county of. Louis, on the third Mon-
day of November next, then and there to answer unto MaryMary Ann AnnMary Ann
Speaks of her petition for freedom
to the damage of said plaintiffOne thousand
dollars And have you then there this writ.
with the seal thereof hereto affixed, at office, in the
city of St. LouisSt Louis, this twenty first day ofOctober in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and forty four
JohnJohn Ruland RulandJohn RulandClerk.