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Dudley reports that he and Olivia visited the Bethel farm and he is worried about food supplies for them in the coming winter. Dudley talks about Polly Bludget being stranded away from her family in Ohio after traveling there with her husband Jacob Hunter who died. Dudley has paid off the debt of a man named Smith which amounted $1000. Dudley reports on Ithamal Chase's reply declining health and imminent death in Keene New Hampshire.
Dudley Chase, Geroge Chase, Olivia Chase, Polly Bludget, Mr. Bludget, Jacob Hunter, Ithamal Chase, death, Keene, Randolph, New Haven, George Brown, Bethel Farm, Addison, Northampton
Chase, Dudley, "Letter to George Chase" (1817). Philander Chase Letters. 102.