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Jordan, German v. Rosser, John, etc.: Chancery Cause, Campbell County (Part 19 of 24)

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The Commonwealth of Virginia to the Sheriff of Campbell County, Greeting: WE command you to summon Samuel M Lambeth to appear before the Judge of our Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery of our county of Campbell, at the Court-house, on the 1st day of October - term next, to testify and the truth to speak in behalf of German Jordan in a certain matter of controversy then and there depending and undetermined between Armistead Long Plaintiff and said Jordan Defendant And this he shall in no wise omit, under the penalty of $300. And have then there this writ. Witness, John D. Alexander, Clerk of our Court, the 14 day of August 1846, in the 71 year of the Commonwealth. Jno D Alexander