Benjamin Franklin Papers

From Benjamin Franklin to Francis Coffyn, 2 March 1782

To Francis Coffyn

Copy: Library of Congress

Passy, 2. March 1782.


I received duly your Letter of the 23d. Feby. 1782.3 inclosing divers Rects. of Americans to whom you have given assistance; & approuve the Same, and have this Day accepted your Draft for 1500 Livres at 10. Days date in favr. of Messrs. Vandenivers, for which you will Credit my Acct.4

I Suspect Mrs. Fitzpatrick to be an impostor.

With a Sincere regard, I am, Sir, Your most obedient &c—

Mr. Coffyn

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]


4On March 15 Ferdinand Grand paid Coffyn’s bill: Account XXVII (XXXII, 4).

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