From Richard Bache
ALS: American Philosophical Society
Philadelphia Octr. 26th, 1782
Dear & Hond: Sir
The other day Sally and myself had the pleasure of writing you per packet—8 I have only to add that we continue in good Health, and in the enjoyment of many Blessings—you have our best Love & Affections, & constant Wishes & Prayers for your health & Happiness— I am ever Dear Sir Your dutiful & Affectionate Son
You will receive herewith some more News papers.
Addressed: His Excellency / Dr. Benjamin Franklin / Passy.
8. Their most recent extant letters are dated Oct. 1, above, and probably went by the packet General Washington, which sailed on Oct. 8: Morris Papers, VI, 518n.