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Letter: Manzano, New Mexico to Wier Boyd, Dahlonega, Georgia, 1882 Feb. 8

author: Hungerford, William Sumner, 1854-1904
extent: [1] p.
date: 1882 Feb. 8
summary: Letter from W. S. Hungerford to Wier Boyd, dated February 8, 1882. Hungerford reminds Boyd to send him the balance of $50 still due on the sale of the Cincinnati Mining Company property. He adds that he would prefer a bank draft or money order addressed to his new address in Socorro, New Mexico, but assures Boyd that letters sent to Colorado will be forwarded.
repository: Chestatee Regional Library System, Lumpkin County Branch
collection: Madeleine K. Anthony Collection
box: II-1
folder: 38

Boyd, Wier G., 1820-1893
Gold mines and mining--Georgia--Dahlonega
Cincinnati Mining Company
Real property--Georgia--Dahlonega
Collecting of accounts--Georgia--Dahlonega
Drafts--New Mexico--Socorro
Money orders--New Mexico--Socorro
Dahlonega (Ga.)
Lumpkin County (Ga.)
Socorro (N.M.)
Letters (correspondence)

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Manzano N.M. [New Mexico] Febr. [February] 8th 1882

Col. [Colonel] Wier [Wier] Boyd Dahlonega Ga. [Georgia]
Dear Sir

I beg leave to call your attention to the small ballance [balance] due me of about $5000 on the sale of the Cincinnati Co [Company] 's property and wish you would send me the money as I would like to have it to use. You can send a bank draft or money order to the address given below although all letters sent to my former address in Colorado will be forwarded.

Yours Truly
[Signed] W. S. Hungerford

Socorro Co. [County]
New Mexico.

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