1

OverviewTranscribeVersionsHelp

Here you can see all page revisions and compare the changes have been made in each revision. Left column shows the page title and transcription in the selected revision, right column shows what have been changed. Unchanged text is highlighted in white, deleted text is highlighted in red, and inserted text is highlighted in green color.

9 revisions
MaryV at Nov 29, 2023 07:34 AM

1

Memphis June [2nd?] 1851

Gov. Trousdale

Dear Sir
A large number of the bar of this place
having recommended the appointment of
the Hon. W R. Harris to fill the vacancy
occasioned by the death of Judge [Farley?],
and as there may be other applicants,
I have taken it upon my self, to con -
- sult, with the Party, and community,
about the appointment, and find that
the most substatial of them are very
anxious that, you should give the
appointment to Judge, Harris. and
I am fully satisfied, that it would be
the best, among us that applicants [base?]
is strictly democratic and has [pemane -
- ntly], located in our City.

I think you will give your self
no uneasiness about your success
for the vote for you will be[ illegible ]
increased, West of the Tennessee; the work
goes bravely on here abouts.

Your Friend Truly and obd
Servant Jno D Goodall

1

Memphis June 20 [ illegible ] 1851

Gov. Trousdale

Dear Sir
A large number of the bar of this place
having no recommended the appointement of
the Hon. W R. Harris to fill the vacancy
occasioned by the death of Judge [ illegible ].
and as there may be other applicants,
I have taken it upon my self, to con -
- sult, with the party, and community,
about the appointement, and find that
the most substatial of them are very
anxious that, you should give the
appointement to Judge, Harris. and
I am fully satisfied, that it would be
the best, among us that applicants be
is strictly democratic and has [pemane -
- ntly], located in our City.

I think you will give your self
no uneasiness about your success
for the vote for you will be[ illegible ]
increased, West of the Tennessee; the work
goes bravely on here abouts.

Your Friend Truly and obd
Servant Jno D Goodall