To Colonel Charles Stewart1
Head Qrs. [Whitpain Township, Pennsylvania]
Octr. 24th 1777
His Excellency desires me to acknowledge the Receipt of yours of yesterday, and thank you for the intelligence contained in it. He hopes you will soon be able to send him a confirmation with more certain particulars.
I am Dr Sir Your most Obedt
ALS, Mrs. Cecily Symington, Cooperstown, New York.
1. Stewart was commissary general of issues from June 18, 1777, to July, 1782.