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Catalog Number KSa020218
Collection Kate Strong Historical Library
Object Name Letter
Dates of Creation 1832/11/03
Scope & Content Brooklyn Nov. 3rd 1832
D sir
I owe you an apology for my delay and yet is entirely excusable- I was called to Massachusetts to attend the funeral of my father-in-law soon after receiving the papers from Mr. Parsons, and no opportunity has offered until last week when I made the application to Morse & he preferred I should wait & go before Strong - I however explained the whole matter to him and had to adjourn in order to prepare a statement before Judge would sign the order - This he has at length granted- The clerk has endorsed on the order that it is granted- You must file all these papers in Suffolk Co. clerk's office and get a certified copy of the order of Sale from the
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Clerk of Suffolk
I enclose my bill with many apologies that occurrences we could not control have interfered with my desire for sustaining the character I try to have for promptness-
You can enclose the __ by mail and I will return the bill receipted
Yours resply
(signed) _._. Greenwood
I have left blank in the order the places where notice of sale if public must be posted Please insert theses and put in what three places you choose, before you take the papers to the clerk's office
(initialed) __G

(signed) J.M. Williamson
Notes Written from Brooklyn on blue paper