To Aaaron Sherritt from Joe Byrne asking him to join the Kelly Gang - Public Record Office Victoria - Public Record Office Victoria (State Archives of Victoria, Australia)
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Title: To Aaaron Sherritt from Joe Byrne asking him to join the Kelly Gang
Creator: Public Record Office Victoria
Provenance: VPRS 4969 P0 UNIT 1 ITEM 18 RECORD 2
Transcript: June 26.1879Dear Aaron I write these few stolen lines to you to let you know that I am still living I am not the least afraid of being captured dear Aaron meet me you and Jack this side of Puzzel ranges Neddie and I has come t the conclusion to get you to join us I was advised to turn treater bit I said that I would die at Neds side first Dear Aaron it is best for you to join us Aaron a short time and a jolly one the Lloyds and Quinns wants you shot but I say no you ar on our side If it is no thing only for the sake of your mother sisters We sent that bloody Hart to your place twice did my mother tell you the message that I left for you I slept at home three days on the 24 of may did Patsy give you the booty I left for you I intend