Letter from Harrison White, 10 May 1843

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May 10th 1843
Revd Sir
I ever have had a desire to live in . But at present I Am in low circumstances having been unfortunate in Me[r]chandizing, but I now owe no man any thing My uncle who is my administrator, Owes me $8.22.00 Which I will get some day, but god only Knows when. Under these circumstances you will do me an invaluable favor by looking around & see if there is any thing like a situation as Clerk for me in your . I have good Letters of recommendation as to Honesty &c— I would be satisfied with a very moderate salary. I expect to remain in about a month. & in the mean time If you should see any thing of the kind for me to do in your you would do a great favor by droping me a few lines to that affect. I could come any day Yes, If It was tomorrow I would go with a glad heart
Your Friend & admirer
Harrison S. White
Revd Jos Smith Esqr)
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P.S. Please be so good as to send me a late Paper for It is with difficulty that can get any nuse [news] from them
H. S. W. [p. [1]]
May 10th 1843
Revd Sir
I ever have had a desire to live in . But at present I Am in low circumstances having been unfortunate in Merchandizing, but I now owe no man any thing My uncle who is my administrator, Owes me $8.22.00 Which I will get some day, but god only Knows when. Under these circumstances you will do me an invaluable favor by looking around & see if there is any thing like a situation as Clerk for me in your . I have good Letters of recommendation as to Honesty &c— I would be satisfied with a very moderate salary. I expect to remain in about a month. & in the mean time If you should see any thing of the kind for me to do in your you would do a great favor by droping me a few lines to that affect. I could come any day Yes, If It was tomorrow I would go with a glad heart
Your Friend & admirer
Harrison S. White
Revd Jos Smith Esqr)
)
P.S. Please be so good as to send me a late Paper for It is with difficulty that can get any nuse news from them
H. S. W. [p. [1]]
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