County of St. LouisCounty of St Louis, Ss.
The State Of MissouriMissouri,
To Curtis Kennedy, Reuban Bartlett,Greeting:
You Are Hereby Commanded, that setting aside all manner of excuse and
you appear before our Circuit CourtCircuit Court for the County aforesaid, on the 25Feby 1850 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 PeggyPeggy of color,
plaintiff and Jos. Philibert,
defendant on the part of deft,
and herein you are in no wise to fail.
with the seal thereof hereto affixed, at office, in the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 13 day ofJuly in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty
M. S. CerreM S CerreClerk, C.C.