John P. Thomas letter to John Hatley Norton, 1793 August 24
Alexandria 24th Augt. 1793.
After having compleated your Business at
Bush-Town I arrived here last night very ill,
tho' hope I shall be able to reach Richmond
before the 1st of next month. I recd of Mr Grymes
£5.14.6. in part of the £12. he desires your
instructions to pay me the balance which you
will be good enough to send by first post,
adding the sum of 26/3 Maryland money,
Commissians or Magistrates Expences &c, this I
have a rect. for having paid the money.
I do not expect to make One shilling
even if I am able to get home in 4 days.
Mr. Harris's deposition is as full as you cu'd
Wth. Respt. Sir yr Mo Obdt.
John P. Thomas
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Alex Sept 11th. 12/2
John H Norton Esqr.
p post Winchester
Alex. 24 Augt 1793
Jno. P. Thomas
This Acct. dischargd
by Ch. Grymes