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From Benjamin Franklin to Deborah Franklin, 7 May 1774

To Deborah Franklin

AL (fragment): American Philosophical Society

London, May 7. 1774

My dear Child

It is now a very long time indeed since I have had the Pleasure of a Line from you.5 I hope however that you are well as I am, Thanks to God. [Remainder missing.]

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

5Her last extant letter was the previous October: XX, 449–50.

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