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Passy, Dec. 6. 1779.
I have immediately given, and send inclos’d, the Order to Capt. Jones, which your Excellency has done me the Honour to demand of me.
I have received a Letter from Mr Dargent, Deputy of Trade for the Province of Picardy, enclosing a Memorial, which I beg leave to submit to your Excelly’s. Consideration.9
With the greatist Respect I am. Y. Excelly: m. o. & m. h. S.
Mr. De Sartine.
9. We have no record of either the letter or the memorial.