County of St. LouisSS.
THE STATE OF MISSOURI,
To Samuel Russell. Miles H. ClarkCatherine AndersonThomas O'FlahertyThomas GrayHenry T. BlowMajor A.D. Stuart . U.S.A.
fore our Circuit Court for the county aforesaid,
on the 30th day of June, inst[?]
at the City of St. Louis, then and there to
whereinDred Scott is
plaintiff and Irene Emerson is
defendant on the part of plaintiff
and herein you are in no wise to fail.
Witness, JOHN RULAND, Clerk of our said Court, with
the seal thereof hereto affixed, at office, in the City of St.
Louis, this 24th —
day of June
in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and forty- seven
Jno. RulandClerk C.C.
Witneses for plaintiff
X Samuel Russell 30
||Miles H. Clark
X Catherine Anderson 29
X Thomas O Flaherty 30
X Henry T Blow 28
X Thomas Gray 28
|| Maj A D Stuart, U.S.A
Executed June 30th 1847
by reading Samuel RussellThos. O FlahertyHenry T BlowThos. Gray &
Catherine Anderson (M H Clark & A D Stuart not found
By Geo N. StevensDepty