County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis,ss.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County--Greeting:
We command you to summonJamesJames Clemens Jr Clemens JrJames Clemens Jr
if he be found in your County that he be and
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 St. LouisSt Louis, on the third Mon-
day of November next then and there to answer untoMaryMary
a negro woman of a plea of trespass and false
imprisonmentto the damage of said plaintiff dollars: And have you then there this writ.
city of St. LouisSt Louis, thisSecondday ofNovember in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and forty four.
John RulandJohn RulandClerk.