This is a genuine character and not one [?] overdrawn there are others in many [?] just as strange in the District but not withstanding all this [?] has her good prints – [?] in honest, persevering hard working woman with real good business notion. Her husband [?] and she has not [?] for years to bring up her family (according to their

This above is but one sample of character & you can imagine from this enough [?] that some very funny things happen among [some of...?]. I have known two or three [?] overchanges of wives either for themselves or for property

Their life I have been leading of late is all very well for a time but it after a while gets very [?]

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