Charles Bell v. Luther Jones. Summons of Luther Jones


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 Luther Jones 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 3rd Monday of October next, to answer unto the petition for freedom of Charles Bell.

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 5th day of June Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and 55.

Issued the 12 day of June 1855.

Jno. A. Smith Clk

B & B.



Charles Bell
Luther Jones

2 Bre

Pet. for freed.

Non Est
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