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Richmond Oct 5th 1787

Dr Howell

Mrs Williams has again applied to me for the certificates due her, for the cases of an artillery man of Harrisons late Regt. I have written to you on the subject as fully as I now can and as I observed you will find claim placed to the name of the debtor from whose estate the debt is due, altho it will be but a trifle it will be of much use to Mrs Williams and I must therefore request of you as one whom I think is ever ready to serve the needy that you will be at a little pains and trouble to accomplish my wish, do also think of and do what you can in respect to John Jones certificates Colonel Carrington can tell you that the late husband of the applicant was not him who directed - In a compliance with those two requests you will not only serve the concerned but rid me of frequent unnecessary applications - I am yr

Au Dunscomb

J Howell Esq

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