(at . JeffersonJefferson Barracks
You are hereby commanded, that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, you appear be-
fore our Circuit CourtCircuit Court for the county aforesaid,
on the 24th day of
February 1849at the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, then and there to
testify, and the truth to say in a certain matters of controversy ^in two casesnow pending in our said Court,
whereinDred ScottDred Scott is the one, and HarrietHarriet of color is the ^other
oneplaintiffs and IreneIrene Emmerson in both cases is
defendant on the part of Plffs. in each case
and herein you are in no wise to fail.
Witness, , Clerk of our said Court, with
the seal thereof hereto affixed, at office, in the City of St.
LouisCity of St Louis, this 24thday of February
in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and forty- nine
Clerk Circuit CourtCircuit Court C.C.