18 St. Louis Circuit Court Record 213
   

18 Saint Louis Circuit Court Record 2131
Friday March 17th 1848
Dred Scott )
vs )
Irene Emerson )

On motion of attorney for defendant It is ordered that the Sheriff of St Louis county take the said plaintiff into his possession and hire him out from time to time to the best advantage during the pendency of this suit, and that he take bond from the hirer payable to the state of Missouri in the sum of six hundred dollars with good security conditioned that said hirer shall not remove said plaintiff out of the jurisdiction of this court, that he will pay the hire to said Sheriff, and return said plaintiff at the expiration of the term for which he is hired, or as soon as this action is ended.

Harriet of color )
vs )
Irene Emerson )

On motion of attorney for defendant It is ordered that the Sheriff of St Louis county take the said plaintiff into his possession and hire her out from time to time to the best advantage during the pendency of this suit, and that he take bond from the hirer payable to the state of Missouri in the sum of six hundred dollars with good security conditioned that said hirer shall not remove said plaintiff out of the jurisdiction of this court, that he will pay the hire to said Sheriff, and return said plaintiff at the expiration of the term for which she is hired, or as soon as this action is ended.