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________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (252).
You have been my agent, and my friend, for lo these many
years. __________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________ (85).
My only advice to you: __________________________________
___________________________________________________ (184).
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________ (7),
and we should not be having this correspondence.
We shall not communicate again.
Burr
Aaron Burr died in 1836.
December 13, 1853
To Burgundy:
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (161).
You are instructed to establish a public group, that you
may call (as we discussed earlier) the Knights of the
________________________________ (281). You will establish
________________________________________________________
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___________________________________________________ (20),
with the stated agenda of ________________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (212).
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (129).
As much as possible, ____________________________________
________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________ (50).
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (240).
And now it begins.
Emerald
December 29, 1860
To Burgundy:
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________ (21).
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (150).
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (181).
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The signs of _____________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (223)
are unmistakable. I am sure you will have heard by now of
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (116).
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________ (5).
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________ (97).
We shall weather this conflict and ________________________
___________________________________________________ (285).
Emerald
May 12, 1863
Burgundy:
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________ (48).
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (152).
Better to identify more clearly with our own continent.
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________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (193).
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (263).
Emerald
July 2, 1864
To Emerald,
It is good to be in touch with you.
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________ (87).
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (117).
___________________________________ (242), of course, has us
in a stranglehold. ________________________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (225).
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________ (88).
________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________ (64).
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________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________ (128) :
_______________________ (287). ___________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (162),
I hope in the near future. In the very worst of circumstances,
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (191).
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (224)!
________________________________
__________________
____________________________________________________ (34)
July 4, 1864
Burgundy:
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________ (98).
________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________ (74).
________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________ (140).
Emerald

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