Geor-gia Dooley County

Geor-gia Dooley County

Geor-gia Dooley County     May the 17 1854

Dear Brother

 I now take my pen to inform you that myself and fammaly is Well at present  Hoping the fuelines may find you and fammaly Ingoying the same blessing

Harddy I Recive yours letter afue Days ago For Which I Will grant yours request  I have never Collected yours money from [Mr] Posey

Harddy I Would sent you money to you befour now but I Coud not make it [bounty] I Will send you Twenty Dollars and send me arecite [a receipt] you must excuse my [shourt intent]  Nothing mlore at present

Josey Scarborough


[Transcribed by Stacy Bryant, June 2005]

[Edited by Tina Bernath, June 2006]