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    [Frank James]. John Newman Edwards Autograph Letter Signed "J. N. Edwards." Two pages, 5.5" x 9.25", St. Joseph [Missouri], August 2, 1883, to Frank James shortly before his trial on charges connected with an 1881 Missouri robbery, in part: "I enclose you a slip cut from the Kansas City Star. If Wallace told the truth, somebody has been writing to him in your name. What devilment do you suppose they are trying to concoct...?" William H. Wallace was the lead prosecuting attorney trying James. With the original transmittal envelope addressed to "Capt. Frank James."

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