Letter to Dr. R. Boal
September 14, 1856.
My Dear Sir: Yours of the 8th inviting me to be with [you] at Lacon on the 30th is received. I feel that I owe you and our friends of Marshall, a good deal; and I will come if I can; and if I do not get there, it will be because I shall think my efforts are now needed further South.
Present my regards to Mrs. Boal, and believe [me], as ever