Letter from Newel K. Whitney, 20 April 1837

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best to pay the 2d payment if possible say 6500 $ certainly as soon as the 10th day of May as the farm is worth considirable to raise grain on this season &c. if any thing is done it must be done soon & if you can get the money (say 6500 $) deposit it in Bank and send a check or something that will we can sell to Geauga Bank we want you to write us immediately that we may know your feelings—
in haste but yours truly
P.S. just called on me and says he yet has doubts as to its being perfectly safe for you to come back immediately in consequence of some reports he has heard this morning & he thinks best you should learn of the Lord as to returning, but send us all the money possible to pay for farms &c as it is supposed to be important that we keep all the land we can.—
If & Joseph have left your place please forward this to them immediately.
Mr
Wayne County N.Y. [p. 62]
best to pay the 2d payment if possible say 6500 $ certainly as soon as the 10th day of May as the farm is worth considirable to raise grain on this season &c. if any thing is done it must be done soon & if you can get the money (say 6500 $) deposit it in Bank and send a check or something that we can sell to Geauga Bank we want you to write us immediately that we may know your feelings—
in haste but yours truly
P.S. just called on me and says he yet has doubts as to its being perfectly safe for you to come back immediately in consequence of some reports he has heard this morning & he thinks best you should learn of the Lord as to returning, but send us all the money possible to pay for farms &c as it is supposed to be important that we keep all the land we can.—
If & Joseph have left your place please forward this to them immediately.
Mr
Wayne County N.Y. [p. 62]
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