Subpoena, 3 October 1839 [State of Missouri v. Pratt et al. for Murder]
, Subpoena, for Wyatt Cravens, John Taylor, John Lockhard, Nehemiah Odell Sr., Columbia, Boone Co., MO, 3 Oct. 1839, State of MO v. Pratt et al. for Murder (Boone Co., MO, Circuit Court 1840); printed form with manuscript additions in handwriting of ; docket by unidentified scribe, [Columbia, Boone Co., MO, 3 Oct. 1839]; notation by , , MO, 25 Oct. 1839; two pages; photocopy in Daviess County Legal Documents, BYU. Includes seal.
THE STATE OF , TO Wyatt Cravens John Taylor John Lockhard Nehemiah Odell [Sr.]— GREETING: That setting aside all manner of excuse and delay, you be and appear in proper person before the Judge of our Circuit Court on the first day of November Term next to be held on the first Monday in November in the Town of Columbia, within and for the County of . Then and there to testify and the truth to speak in a certain matter of controversy now pending in our said Court, wherein The State of — plaintiff and , — Maurice Phelps are defendants on the part of the — and that you fail not at your peril, and that you the have then and there this writ.
Witness, , Clerk of our said Court at Columbia 3rd day of October in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and thirty nine and of the Independence of the the 64 and of the State of the 19th