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MacPherson, Christopher: Petition, Richmond City

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that to $1000, which I believe is the highest wage given here. In the event of looking out for the most eligible situation, let me hear from you soon, but in case of your determination to proceed further, I have only to say that you have my best wishes, for your future success and happiness, attending you wherever chance or destiny may direct you. I am Dear Sir Yours Truly Patrick Connor N.B. I observe by my friend Mr. William Fraser's Letter to you that he knows of a prospect of Six months employment for you at Petersburg. I sincerely recommend you not to think of going there in quest of employment - for I am fully persuaded you can do much better here, when once you are known. P.C.