Collector Peebles

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Collector Peebles - should which clear- of his at the may there...
should which clear- of his at the may there arrir- adopted be to New Bulletin, ol' tbu ^ad : .. , . . . . . . \Ve are sorry tn learn from 'passengers by the, !asl : arrival from New Orleans; tlmt-tlie Collector of Custorc.s for t h i s ' p o r t . Dr.-'Peebles, was very sick at the residence of Gdyernor Wells on the 2Stb ult., and tliat t h e r e is no immediate pect of his coming over to open the Customhouse. This is bud news, indeed ; all maratirne operations uave corne to a stand still, and u n t i l the the Collector, no goods can be brought into t h port, except through army sutlers, who charge exorbitant prices, and oven trading is obstructed whilst the port remains closed.-· , , . iimt . · .July H

Clipped from The Galveston Daily News04 Aug 1865, FriPage 1

The Galveston Daily News (Galveston, Texas)04 Aug 1865, FriPage 1
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