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A.B. Campbell to Governor John Martin

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THE WESTERN UNION TELEGRAPH COMPANY

 

This Company TRANSMITS and DELIVERS messages only on conditions limiting its liability, which have been assented to by the sender of the following message.

Errors can be guarded against only by repeating a message back to the sending station for comparison and the company will not hold itself liable for errors or delays in transmission or delivery of Unrepeated Messages, beyond the amount of tolls paid thereon, nor in any case where the claim is not presented in writing within sixty days after sending the message.

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NUMBER            SENT BY       REC’D BY            CHECK

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Received at  630pm                                                 4-4______________________1886

 

Dated, Parsons Ks 4

 

To Gov John A Martin

Can I furnish mayor of Parsons

with one hundred guns to be placed in the hands

of citizens organization to aid sheriff and mayor in

preserving the peace gen’l Carroll and myself think it would

do good answer as soon as possible

 

A B Campbell

 

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No. 568             Book 7             Page 225

 

From A. B. Campbell,

 

Place Parsons

 

Date April 4.

 

Rec’d 

 

Ans’d

 

ABSTRACT.

Can I furnish arms to citizens!

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