Stafford Paine v. Catherine & Elizabeth Thompson. Summons of Catherine Thompson & Elizabeth Thompson


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, Catherine Thompson & Elizabeth Thompson 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 January next, to answer unto the petition of freedom of Stafford Paine

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 19th day of November Anno Domini one thousand eight hundred 60

Issued the 20th day of November 1860.

Jno. A Smith Clk.

C & L



Stafford Paine
Catherine Thompson & Elizth. Thompson

2 Bre

Peto. for Freedom

Non Sunt
W. Selden