Pay Master's Office, New York N. Y.
June 28th 1852
Immediately after completing my letter to you this morning I come to the city on business and while here I thought best to get the check of one hundred dollars to send you. Dont neglect to acknowledge the reciept of it as soon as possible.
Your affectionate husband
Kiss Fred. for me again. A thousand kisses to yourself.
I have got this check made payable to father so that you can get him to draw the money for you the first time he goes to the city.
Willards Hotel, Washington D. C.
July 1st 1852
MY DEAREST JULIA;
You will see from the above that I have at last got to Washington to attend to my pecuniary matters. The run from New York here is but a matter of a few hours. I left N. York last evening and arrived here at six o'clock this morning. I have not yet seen Mr. Barrere, 1 or any one els on the subject for which I