From John Bondfield
ALS: American Philosophical Society
Bordeaux 7 Ap 1778
Mr. Cooper8 having given me Mr. Hancocks Letter to you in his favor for my perusal in virtue and on the strength of the Contents I have and shall advance to the young Gentleman the Nessessaries he stands in need off which I hope will meet with your approbation. I am most respectfully Your honors Most Obedient Servant
Paris The Honble Benj Franklin Esq
Addressed: The Honble. Benjamin Franklin Esq. / at / Paris
Endorsed: Various Recommendations of Mr Cooper
Notation: John Bondfiel 7. Ap. 1778.
8. See his letter below under this date.