County of St, Louis, SS.
The State of MissouriMissouri,
To B. MB M Lynch . LynchB M Lynch and J. AJ A Guion GuionJ A Guion
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 28th day of June 1855 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 Thornton KinneyThornton Kinney is
plaintiff and Hatcher & Charles C. BridgesBridges is
defendant on the part of defendant
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 26th day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and fifty-fifty five
Wm. JWilliam J Hammond . HammondWilliam J HammondClerk C.C.