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Letter from Josiah Martin to Samuel Johnston
Martin, Josiah, 1737-1786
October 16, 1773
Volume 09, Page 693

[From MS. Records in Office of Secretary of State.]
Letter from Governor Martin to Samuel Johnston Esq.

New Bern Oct. 16th 1773.


I have been favoured with your letter, accompanying the Papers relating to yo Meditn Passes, and the fees you received upon them.

I have the great satisfaction to inform you, I have received letters by yesterday's Post that I hope, and believe, will obviate the embarrassment with regard to our Court laws, at the next Session, upon which prospect I most sincerely congratulate you.

I have little reason to complain of the health in my family; and I shall be glad to find you have less.

I am with great esteem, &c.,