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George W. Espey to Governor John A. Martin

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Palace Drug Store

Drugs, Medicine and Toilet Articles


Ashland, Kansas Mar 30, 1887


Governor John A. Martin

Topeka Kan


Hon Sir


Will you please let Me Know If I have to quit Selling Liquors for the Reason of the County – Clerk not having the Proper Afidavit to Fill out – our County Attorney Says We have to Stop the Sale  I have been in the Drug Business for two years and have Made application for Renewal having the proper  [XXXXX]  [XXXXX]  [XXXX]  &  [XXXXX]  .  Pleas answer me at once as I am Stoped from doing Business.




Geo W. Espey


[Page 2]


Prohib. Law  Clark


No. 469  Book G  Page 59


From Geo. W. Espey,


Place Ashland,


Date Mch 30 ‘87




Ans’d April 2.



Can he sell whiskey under this new Law?

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