Emily Duncan v. Richard Gatewood. Summons of Richard Gatewood


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: Richard Gatewood 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 third Monday of October next, to answer unto to answer the petition for Freedom of Emily Duncan &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 31 day of May Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and 54

Issued the 7th day of August 1854

Jno. A. Smith Clk




Emily Duncan by her next friend Henry Duncan
Richard Gatewood

8 Bre

Pet. for Freedom.

Non Est
JD Hoover