Letter of Introduction to Nathaniel Pope for Jeremiah Smith, 30 May 1844

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, May 30, 1844—
Sir: Permit me to introduce to your particular notice and confidence, as brethren of the “mystic tie,” Mr of and <​Mr​> of in said . What ever statements they may make is a gentleman whose statements can be relied on; and , a lawyer of sound principles, as well as promising talents, and I always take pleasure in extending [illegible] the reputations of honorable men among honorable men, especially whin it appears to me that the benevolence and clemency extended by me is needed and merited by worthy men. Concious too, that your honor is liberal and just in your sphere, I have only and will appreciate the golden rule, I have only to greet you with my best wishes for <​your​> welfare and happiness.
Respectfully I have the honor to be
Your humble Servt
Joseph Smith
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, May 30, 1844—
Sir: Permit me to introduce to your particular notice and confidence, as brethren of the “mystic tie,” Mr of and Mr of in said . is a gentleman whose statements can be relied on; and , a lawyer of sound principles, as well as promising talents, and I always take pleasure in extending the reputations of honorable men among honorable men, especially whin it appears to me that the benevolence and clemency extended by me is needed and merited by worthy men. Concious too, that your honor is liberal and just in your sphere, and will appreciate the golden rule, I have only to greet you with my best wishes for your welfare and happiness.
Respectfully I have the honor to be
Your humble Servt
Joseph Smith
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