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J.M. Haworth to Governor John St. John

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Baxter Springs

Kas Augt. 19-1879

Gov J.P. St. John

Bismark Grove Kas

My Dear Sir.

This will introduce to your kind care,

Frank King, of the Ottawas

James Charley Hd Chf Peorias

Bogus Charley Hd Chf Modocs

Flint of the Shawnees

some of my Red Children who go as Representatives of our Indian Temperance Society to attend the Grand Temperance Council of which your excellency is, The Chief.

I need not ask for I know they will be kindly cared for

It was my attention to


accompany them, but I am detained here-on account of the prosicution of two men for selling whickey to Indians but expect to start tomorrow

Please accept our thanks for your kindness

I am very truly

Your Friend

JM Haworth

Special U S Ind Ag

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