London 20 August 1817
It is with much pleasure that I am able to furnish you with a statement of the number of officers & the amount of Salaries of the several Departments of the Government of the United States.
I hope you are enjoying your health, & I pray you to make my remembrance to Mr Mill—
I am Sir with / much Respect your / obedient Servant
J. Adams Smith
GBLUc: Jeremy Bentham Papers.