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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 that you summon Samuel M Lambeth to appear before the Judge of our Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery for the county of Campbell, at the Court-house, on the 1st day of next September term of said Court, to testify and the truth to say in behalf of German Jordan in a certain matter of controversy in our said Court, before our said Judge depending and undetermined, between Armistead Long Plaintiff and said Jordan Defendant, and this he shall in no wise omit, under the penalty of £100 And have then there this writ. Witness John. D. Alexander, Clerk of our said Court, at the Court-House this [10th? 18th?] day of August 1841, in the 66th year of the Commonwealth. Jno. D. Alexander