Joseph Swan, admt. Of John Oliver, decd -
Whereupon there was issued the following [?] [?]
The Territory of Florida,
To the Sheriff of Gadsden County, Greetings
We command you that you summon Joseph Swan, admt. of John Oliver decd if he be found in your county personally to be and appear before the Judge of our County Court, for the County aforesaid at the Court house in the town of Quincy on the first day of our July Term next to answer John Shaw in an action of assumpsit to his damage two hundred dollars and have then and there this suit.
Witness [?] G [?] clerk of our said Court this 26[th] day of June AD 1838 and of the Independence of the United States the 62[nd] year.
[?] [?] [?] CLK
By R. Lester, D CLK
Which writ has the following endorsement therein [?]
"Exd June 28[th] 1938 by deliv'g a copy to the deft
R.K. Shaw, Shff
By J.H. Sylvester D.S.
and afterwards towit on the 9[th] day of July AD 1838 the plaintiff by his attorney pled his declaration which is as follows towit,
Middle District of Florida
County of Gadsden
County Court, July Term 1838
Towit John Shaw, by Attorney complains