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Chase informs Intrepid Morse of the death of the younger Dudley Chase and recounts administering his last rites in front of the congregation at Robinsnest. He also lets him know Ruth Chase and her daughter will be returning to New Hampshire, and that Morse might see them there.
Philander Chase, Intrepid Morse, Ruth Chase, Dudley Chase, Dr. Castle, death, illness
Chase, Philander, "Letter to Intrepid Morse" (1837). Philander Chase Letters. 1078.