Joseph Spafford to Mary Jane Spafford

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Camp Griffin VaThursday Eve Mar 6thMy Dear Sister-

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I shall only write this line to night, but will write you a letter tomorrow I said the same the last time I sent a paper but have not written you since except in a paper Tomorrow I will write you certain. I should have sent papers but it was utterly impossible to get stamps either 3 or 1 ct. Those stamps you sent in your letter were used to night. Last night I managed to get a one ct. stamp by the kindness of Corp.

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Dam. Tomorrow I shall get some 3 ct ones and write you a letter. We can get three ct. stamps of the Brigade Suttler about ¾ of a mile from here but no 1 ct ones. We did eat our three days rations at home.

Good nightJ.