George Gray v. Stephen Howison. Summons of Stephen Howison


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 Stephen Howison late of Washington County, if he shall be found within the County of Washington in your said District, and him safely keep, so that you have his body 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 January next, to answer unto the Petition of Freedom of George Gray

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 16 day of Novr Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred and 57

Issued the 17 day of Novr 1857.

Jno A Smith Clk




George Gray
Stephen Howison adr Mary Potts

Pet for Freedom

Non Sunt Est
J. D. Hoover