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William was very glad to hear from James, and still remembers and respects him. Land at Trenton, Iowa is of the best quality and is at a low price. For awhile, William had thought so much about getting rich that he had almost forgotten God. He took a trip up the Missouri River in June and at St. Louis he attended a lecture on the possible division of the M.E. Church. William would like Uncle James to find out the price of sheep around Germantown. He is considering raising sheep. William talks about his siblings John P. and Elizabeth. Abstract Number - 978
Finley Family Letters -- Nephew; Church South (MECS)
Finley, William M., "Letter from William M. Finley to James B. Finley" (1845). Finley Letters. 962.