1858 February 16 Letter to W. R. Smith

Title

1858 February 16 Letter to W. R. Smith

Description

Request to collect debts from Hollis and Vernon before they leave the Territory.

Type

Correspondence

Sender

John T Caine

Recipient

W. R. Smith

Date

1858 February 16

Location

Great Salt Lake City

Subject

Financial
Business Matters

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Great Salt Lake City Feb 16th. 1858
Bishop W. R. Smith
Dear Bro
Prest. D. H. Wells instructs me to write to you, to request you to and assist to the extent of your ability. Bro's James Jepson and John Parker in collecting their debts from, and otherwise settling their business with Hollis & Vernon, whom it is understood are about to leave the Territory in a clandestine manner.
Bro Jespson stands indebted to the Trustee in Trust for machinery &c. to the amount of $829.51 it is therefore desirous that he should be secured in his interest in that establishment, that he may be enabled to pay of his liabilities.
Hoping that you may be successful in this matter.
I remain yours respectfully
John T Caine Clerk

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Great Salt Lake City Feb 16th. 1858

Bishop W. R. Smith

Dear Bro
Prest. D. H. Wells instructs me to write to you, to request you to and assist to the extent of your ability. Bro's James Jepson and John Parker in collecting their debts from, and otherwise settling their business with Hollis & Vernon, whom it is understood are about to leave the Territory in a clandestine manner.

Bro Jespson stands indebted to the Trustee in Trust for machinery &c. to the amount of $829.51 it is therefore desirous that he should be secured in his interest in that establishment, that he may be enabled to pay of his liabilities.

Hoping that you may be successful in this matter.
I remain yours respectfully

John T Caine Clerk