Motion for New Trial
State of Missouri )
St. Louis County )
Hariet of Color )
vs. ) St. Louis Circuit Court
Irene Emerson )
-------------------------- ) of the November Term A D1849

And now at this time comes Irene Emerson, by Garland & Norris her Attorneys & moves this Hon Court for a new trial in the above entitled Cause, & herwith files her reasons, in support of said motion, to wit.

1st The verdict was contrary to Law
2d The verdict was not supported by the Evidence
3d The Court erred in giving the instructions asked by the Plaintiffs Counsel
4th The Court erred in refusing the Instructions asked by the Defendants Counsel.
Garland & Norris
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