County Of St. LouisSt Louis, Ss.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To the Sheriff of St. Louis County, Greeting:
We command you
to, Summon JamesJames Harrison HarrisonJames Harrison , 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. LouisCounty of St Louis, on the third Mon-
day of November next, then and there to answer unto ThomasThomas
scott,, a man of Color, of a /plea of trespass
to the damage of said plaintiff Three Hundred
dollars: And have you then there this writ.
with the seal thereof hereto affixed, at office, in the
city of St. LouisSt Louis, this fifth day ofOctober in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred and forty eight.