Janette Lee v. Augustus Preuss. Summons of Augustus Preuss


District of Columbia, to wit:
The United States of America,
To the Marshal of the District of Columbia, greeting:

You are hereby commanded to summon Augustus Preuss if he shall be found in the county of Washington, that (all excuses set aside) he be and appear before the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, to be held for the county of Washington, in the city of Washington, on the First Monday of May next, to testify on the part of answer the petition for freedom of Janette Lee filed in court against him

Hereof fail not at your peril; and have you then and there this precept.

Witness Wm Cranch Esquire, chief Judge of the said Court.

Issued the 9th day of March 1827

W. Brent, Clk



I authorize depute[?] & impress Joseph W. Beck to serve this writ of subpoena
T Ringgold


Janette Lee
Augustus Preuss

2 Bre

T Ringgold