Plea
Harriett a woman of Colour Pltff.
Irene EmmersonDefdt. In the St. Louis
Circuit Court, Nov.Term 1846

And the Said Defendant by G.W. Goode, her attorney, comes and defends the force & injury when [illegible] & Says that she is not guilty of the said several grievances above laid to her charge or any or either of them or any part thereof in manner & form as the Said Plaintiff has above thereof complained against her; and of this She, the Said Defendant, puts herself upon the Country.

G.W. Goode
Attorney for Defendt.