County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Ss.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
John Bobbs, William K. RuleWilliam K Rule OliverOliver
Cromwell WilliamWilliam Head IsaacIsaac Letcher
Charles Bobbs Greeting:
You are hereby commanded, that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, you appear
before the Judge of our Circuit CourtCircuit Court , on theforthwith
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 [ Jane ] Brown is
plaintiff and F. J. Steigers 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 21st day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight haundred and forty- six
John RulandJohn RulandClerk, C.C.