To Richard Bache3
LS: Robert J. Walker III, Jupiter, Florida (1969)
Passy, 21. Mar. 1783.
The Bearer Mr John Darby, of excellent Character & Connections in England, and in very capital Business, goes over with a View of Visiting America; & may perhaps finally settle there.— I beg you will do every thing in you Power to render his stay as agreable as possible, by shewing him every Civility and Attention and by affording him your Counsels if he should stand in need of them. In doing of which, you’ll oblige much Your ever affectionate Father.
R. Bache Esqr.
Addressed: R. Bache Esqr / merchant / at Philadelphia
3. Written at the request of Benjamin Vaughan; see Vaughan to BF, Feb. 25.