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Text for Page 192 [04-07-1863]

              Whitney, also the captain, Henry
Harris, a very English-looking man
whom I am disposed to think favo-
rably of.     Talk, I being desirous
of getting a reduction in the fare,
giving as an equivalent a good notice
in the Tribune, in a sea-letter.
To the Trib. office and hither and
thither until past 4, then by 6th
Avenue rail-car to keep my en-
gagement with the Nasts.   Alighting
at 44th street, I walked the length 
of several immature blocks, half-
country, half-town, with a good deal
of the osteological-rock anatomy of
Manhattan Island sticking out, and
presently arrived at number 282,
in a decent row of houses.   Tommy
opened the door and showed me into 
two nearly-furnished parlors, profusely
ornamented with pictures, in oil, water
color, sketch and engraving � many
of them his own work.    Very soon               
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