County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, Ss.
The State of MissouriMissouri,
To Mrs Julia A. Bacon, wife of H D. Bacon
Francis N. Page, Mrs. Debora Page
Mr LeonardLeonard Mr D. D. Page P D Tiffany
You are hereby commnaded, that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, you appear
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the 13th day of January 1846 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 HannahHannah of Color is
plaintiff and John Pitcher is
defendant on the part of plaintiff
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 19th day of Decr in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-five
John RulandJohn Ruland Clerk, C. C.