Joseph P. Aleshire to Reuben Aleshire, 10 October 1867
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RA&Co                        Oct 10th 67
  Yr from 4th and 6th recd
the former [illegible] Draf[t] 2235.41
on Lamb Thomas &Co. which will
about enable me to pay all
my purchases. As you
will see from letter last night
I did more than you hoped
[illegible] "Will more than my length
You did not send one [illegible] prices
in yor act you speak of telegram
Red 65  [illegible] newer
hold wheat. You have doubtless
discovered  this that when
that telegram reached me
it said read. Red duty free
(65) and rise never hold wheat.
and consequently- I have shipped
1500 sacks. therefore ^however^ think it best
as they talk of advancing freights
and consequently think it to
 


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