County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Ss.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
John Bobby, William K. RuleWilliam K Rule , WilliamWilliam A.
Head, OliverOliver Cromwell
You are hereby commanded, that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, you appear
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on the 18th day of June instant at 9 o' clock
in the forenoon of this day at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, then and there to
testify and the truth to say in an certain matter of controversy now pending in our said Court,
wherein [ Jane ]Brown is
plaintiff and Steiger is
defendant on the part of the 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 6th day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty- five
John RulandJohn RulandClerk, C.C.