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Philander Chase thanks James Sawyer for his donation of $5 to Jubilee College.
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Chase, Philander, "Letter to James Sawyer" (1850). Philander Chase Letters. 1359.
Dec’r 9 1850
James Sawyer Esqr
I re’d by this days mail your favour of the 28th ulto containing $5 to aid in my Missionary labours
The whole establishment of Jubilee College being of this character I shall apply it where it is most needed, to the Beneficiary fund.
Our school is flourishing and our outlay to promote its future welfare is great.
I thank your most heartily for this instance of your beneficence: and above all for your prayers to Him who alone can build up our spiritual Zion in the far West.
Believe me you have my most devout wishes for your temporal & eternal welfare and that I am
Your grateful &
and Obed’t Ser’t
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