Laura, a woman of colour v. Henry B. Belt
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County Of St. LouisSt Louis.

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The State Of MissouriMissouri

Tothe Coronoer of St. LouisSt Louis Corder Fine
Bernard M LynchBernard M Lynch Adolph Kehr
Benjamin B Doyton & HenryHenry B Belt Greeting:

You Are Hereby Commanded, that setting aside all manner of excuse and delay,
you appear before our Circuit CourtCircuit Court for the County aforesaid, on the 2nd day of Marchat 10 o clock AMat the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, then and there to tes
tify, and the truth to say in a certain matter of controversy now pending in our said Court,
wherein LauraLaura (a woman of colout in suit for freedom is plaintiff and HenryHenry B Belt is defendant on the part of Plaintiff and herein you are in no wise to fail.

Witness, Michael S. CerreMichael S Cerre , Clerk of our said Court,
with the seal thereof hereto affixed, at office,
in the City of St. LouisCity of St Louis, this 27thday of February in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty two

M S CerreM S Cerre

Clerk C. C.