Mary E. Semmes v. John Marlow. Summons of John Marlow


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 sum: John Marlow late of Washington County, if shall be found within the County of Washington in your said District, and safely keep, so that you have bod before the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, to be held for the County aforesaid, at the City of Washington, on the 3d Monday of October next, to answer unto the petition for freedom of Mary E. Semmes &c. &c

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

Witness 22d W Cranch Esquire, Chief Judge of our said Court, at the City of Washington, the 22d day of May Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and 52.

Issued the 17th day of July 1852.

Jno. A. Smith Clk




Mary E. Semmes by her next friend of Joseph Alexander.
John Marlow

6 Bre

Pet. for freedom.

Strike Off
Jas. W. Sheahan for petr.

Dissmissed so says the atty.
R Wallach