To Colonel Timothy Pickering
[Passaic Falls, New Jersey, November 22, 1780]
The additional boats1 must take the same route with the others; when they arrive they must be muffled.
A Hamilton ADC
The impress if possible ought to be deferred ’till after the point of execution. But if you pass by to day and will call in, we can best speak of this.
ALS, RG 93, Miscellaneous Records, National Archives.