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    Jefferson Davis Autograph Letter Signed "Jeffn Davis". Two pages with blank integral sheet, 5" x 8". Washington D.C., October 13, 1859. Written as U.S. senator from Mississippi and addressed to "C.J. Faulkner" declining an invitation due to illness. "We delayed from time to time an answer to your polite invitation being still hopeful that we should be able to accept it, but our continued illness lasted until we quitted Oakland..." Mat burn along right margin, otherwise very good.

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    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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