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 3d Monday of Jany. 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, Jas. Dunlop Esquire, Chief Justice of our said Court, at the City of Washington, the 16th day of Novr. Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred 57.

Issued the 17th day of Novr. 1857.

Jno. A. Smith clk

B. & B.



Chas. Bell
Luther Jones

7 Bre

Peto for freedom.

Non Est
J. D. Hoover