Elizabeth Green v. Rusha Ann Powers. Summons of Rusha Ann Powers


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

We command you that you take summon Rusha Ann Powers late of Washington County, if she shall be found within the County of Washington in your said District, and her safely keep, so that you have her body before the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, to be held for the County aforesaid, at the City of Washington, on the third Monday of October next, to answer unto Elizabeth Green her petition for freedom filed in Court here against her &c

Hereof fail not, at your peril, and have you then and there this writ.

Witness W Cranch Esquire, Chief Judge of our said Court, at the City of Washington, the 7th day of June Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and forty seven

Issued the 17th day of June 1847.

W Brent Clk




Elizabeth Green
Rusha Ann Powers


Pet. for freedom.

Non Est
A Hunter