W. Christy to Stephen F. Austin, 02-10-1826
Summary: Introducing G. W. Hemes. Conditions in St. Louis.
Permit me to introduce to your acquaintance the Bearer Mr.
Geo. W. Heines he goes to your Country with views of settlement,
he is a Gentleman of considerable interprise and great industry,
St. Louis is improving and our State incresing in wealth and population.—I am glad to learn that you have succeeded in procuring the requisite number of Inhabitants to settle on your valuable Grant of Land, I wish you long life and health to enjoy the fruits of your labours.—I should be glad to here from you when convenient, and tell me any thing you know of my old friend Genl Wilkenson