From Staats Morris, 7 August 1799
Baltimore 7 augt. 1799
Your letter of the 3d I have this moment had the honor of receiving, and in compliance therewith, I hasten to inform you Capt. Bruff left this on Saturday last, intending (as I have been told) to repair to Niagara by the way of New York.
With great respect I have the honor to be Sir Your Obedt. Servt.
P.S. I am still without clothing.
(ALS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress). Acknowledges H’s letter of August 3, 1799. Letter not found.