[Letter] 1829 Jun. 13, Nashville, Tennessee [to] W[illia]m Fitzgerald, Dresden, Tennessee / Jno [i.e., John] Fitzgerald : a machine readable transcription of an image
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June 13, 1829
This is a letter dated June 13, 1829 from John Fitzgerald to his brother William Fitzgerald. It is a personal letter congratulating William on his prospects of making money and the good health of his family.
I am happy to hear of your prospect of [added: making] money, being so very flattering - and also of the health of your family. - Tom will perceive by my newspaper, that I have increased the burthen [burden] on my shoulders - and a pretty Considerable burthen it is - but God willing, I think I shall be able to go through with it. I rest my hopes upon the Legislature - and have the best assurances of Success. We have completely triumphed over our opponents here, and I think it can be used to our advantage - I mean the late publication respecting Gen. [General] Jackson 's marriage - they have declined publishing it - and I think when it is properly understood it will blast their prospect with the Legislature
[unclear: Hypolits ] sends her love to your wife, self & children. Write me more frequently