Robert Trunnell v. Hope H. Slatter. Summons of Hope H. Slatter


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 Hope H. Slatter if he shall be found in the County of Washington, that he be and appear in the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, at rules to be held for the County of Washington, at the City of Washington, on the first fourth Monday of November next, to answer to bill of complaint of the petition of freedom of Robert Trunnell filed in Court here against him and others.

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

Witness the Hon. W. Cranch, Chief Judge of the said Court.

Issued the 7th day of Septr 1843.

W. Brent Clk

Memorandum: The defendant to enter appearance in the suit, on or before the dey on which the above subpoena is returnable, otherwise the bill may be taken pro confesso.



Robert Trunnell
Hope H. Slatter

4 Bre

Petn for freedom

Non Est
A. Hunter