Arnold v. George N. Thomas. Summons of George N. Thomas


District of Columbia, to wit:
The United States of America,
To the Marshal of the District of Columbia, Greeting:

You are hereby commanded to summon George N Thomas of Washington County if he shall be found in the county of Washington, that (all excuses set aside) he be and appear before the circuit court of the district of Columbia, to be held for the county of Washington, at the city of Washington, on the fourth monday of December next, to testify on the part of answer the petitioner of Negro Arnold filed in our said Court against him for freedom

Hereof fail not at your peril. And have you then and there this precept.

Witness Wm Cranch esquire, chief judge of the said court. the 4 June 1810

Issued the 26th day of June 1810

Wm Brent Clk

F. S. Key.



Negro Arnold
George N Thomas


sumd. before 4 July
W Boyd Marshal