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Title:[Letter] 1848 Nov. 6, Hartsville, T[ennessee] [to] A. Fergusson, Carthage, T[ennessee] / Lucinda Bell : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Bell, Lucinda
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Date: November 6, 1848
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a letter from Lucinda Bell to A. Fergusson, dated November 6, 1848. She is requesting that he send her the money he owes her by Christmas.
Collection:Fergusson Papers
Box: IV-G-1 b2
Folder:8
Document:sl299
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November the 6 1848Mr A furgeson [Fergusson]
Sir

a few lines to you in haste relative to my claims you have in hand to Collect for me if there is any person living needs their money it is me I have neither made no arrangement yet for me a home and Cannot doo [do] so untill [until] I get my money and means from you and is also Compeld [Compelled] to leave the place where I now live at new years day their [there] is a home Close at me that I could By [Buy] that would suit me verry [very] well if I can get my land warrent [warrant] and money by Christmas you nou [know] you promist [promised] me my means by Christmas Attention to this so soon as you receive this I want you forth with to wright [write] to me and let me no [know] what is the prospect for my Claims the reason why I am so perceviering [persevering] about this matter is this I can make no arrangement for neither home for me and my little children nor per visions [provisions] until [gap] I have from you if you fail to get or think you will fail to get my means By Christmas with out fail Come and see me the 3 months extra pay Mr Solloman of Gallatin has got [unclear: for ] me direct your letter sumner Coty [County] tennessee [unclear: hannahs post off [office] ] nothing more at present

yours &c [and etcetera]
luCinda Bell



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Hartsville Tn [Tennessee]Nov [November] 8th } [unclear: Paid ]A F Fergasen [Fergusson] Esqr [Esquire] Carthage Tn



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