Jared E. Groce to Stephen F. Austin, 11-06-1824
Summary: Land business.
I promised to Select a Track of Land for Doct. Keep and one for Thomas Purvis and Capt. Brown and for the Randols. But in consequence of my Bad health and other Misfortunes I shall not be able to attend to it and must request you to make the selections for them, as to my Own Business I Leave it to yourself and J. P. Coles to decide on it as you may Think proper which will be satisfactory to me I have Explaind my self to Coles—whom will Explain to you I am in Bad helth But something on the mend