County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Ss.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
ToWilliam MilburnWilliam Milburn 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 the 15day of December
AD.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 SarahSarah (a woman of color)
plaintiff and WilliamWilliam WaddinghamWaddingham
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 fourteenth day of December in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty- six
JohnJohn Ruland RulandJohn RulandClerk, C. C.