Accept for yourself and Mrs. Hodgson the best wishes of Mrs. Sargent and your friend. Signed, Mr. Sargent you must let me know what future effect, probably these accusations may produce -- I have never received the stationary intended via ?Orleans?, and am distressed for the want thereof. Do supply one.

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