In the St. Louis Circuit Court

Dred Scott )
vs. )
Irene Emmerson )

The defendant by her Attorney moves the Court that on order be made in this cause directing the Sheriff of the County to take the said plaintiff and hire him out during the pendency of this suit, and also that he be directed to take from the person so hiring a bond in sufficiently penalty ^ & with sufficient security to pay the hire of said slave, & to abide the determination of this suit and to produce him according as the judgment of the Court may require.

G.W. Goode
Atty for defendant