John C. Brickey to Stephen F. Austin, 01-18-1822
Summary: Texas the "general talk throughout this country."
State of Missouri Washington County Potosi
I have taken the liberty of writing you I am very Anxious to
know the true situation of that Country as it has become a general
I am still a resident of Potosi but If you think I could do better by coming to that part I certainly shall do so—
I have nothing worth your attention to inform you of only that the legislature have made a stop law or property law which you may please to call it. Your friends and relations are all well as far as I know I herd from Mr Bryan but a few days past all of his family were well then
Jn° C. Brickey [Rubric]