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Letter to John Bernhisel, 4 January 1842

concerning which you will act your pleasure or or convenience. I would rather it should be forwarded by the brethren, or some private conveyance, than risque it in the Post office,
&c—
I remain yours in the N. C.
Joseph Smith.
pr Willard Richards

24 June 1804–11 Mar. 1854. Teacher, lecturer, doctor, clerk, printer, editor, postmaster. Born at Hopkinton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts. Son of Joseph Richards and Rhoda Howe. Moved to Richmond, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, 1813. Moved to Chatham, Columbia...

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omitted all but the business Part.— [p. 222]
concerning which you will act your pleasure or  or convenien[c]e. I would rather it should be forwarded  by the brethren, or some private conveyance, than  risque it in the Post office, &c
&c—
I remain yours in the N. C.
Joseph Smith.
pr W[illard] Richards

24 June 1804–11 Mar. 1854. Teacher, lecturer, doctor, clerk, printer, editor, postmaster. Born at Hopkinton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts. Son of Joseph Richards and Rhoda Howe. Moved to Richmond, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, 1813. Moved to Chatham, Columbia...

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omitted all but the   business Part.— [p. 222]
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, NY, 4 Jan. 1842; in JS Letterbook 2, pp. 221–222; handwriting of Willard Richards

24 June 1804–11 Mar. 1854. Teacher, lecturer, doctor, clerk, printer, editor, postmaster. Born at Hopkinton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts. Son of Joseph Richards and Rhoda Howe. Moved to Richmond, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, 1813. Moved to Chatham, Columbia...

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