James Reily to Sam Houston, December 27, 1843

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James Reily to Sam Houston, December 1843

seal her independence by negotiation. I have lately written


to Vanzandt, to Benton—Choate—Bayard—Walker—Colquist


Barrow—Porter & Cutterden in regard to our matters & annoy


others as to the necessity of & justice of the US Senate


reconsidering the vote regarding the 4th & 5th Acts of ___ [?]


treaty. Never did I want a few extra dollars so much


in life I would soon be on the way to Washington City[.]

Mrs Reily requests to be remembered to both


yourself & Lady & desires me to say to her that the


very first letter she writes will be to her[.]

Yours most truly


James Reily

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James Reily to Sam Houston, December 27, 1843. Andrew Jackson Houston Papers #3237, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

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