Deposition
State of Missouri )
County of St. Louis ) [illegible]

I, “The Law Commissioner of St. Louis County” do hereby certify that Adeline Russell the deponent was by me duly sworn to testify the whole truth of her Knowledge in the matters in controversy in the Causes aforesaid; that said deponent was examined & her examination reduced to writing by me & subscribed by said deponent at the residence of James Russell in the City & County of St. Louis in the State of Missouri on the 20th day of December AD. 1849 and that the foregoing deposition was taken by consent of party’s -------------------------- In witness whereof, I have hereto set my hand & official seal this 20th day of December A.D. 1849

John H. Watson. “The Law Commissioner of St. Louis County
[Philip] C. Marno, Dpt.