To the Auditors
In Council Feb. 5. 1781.
The bearer hereof Lewis Duval came express from Monongalia on necessary business.
RC (Vi: Contingent Fund Vouchers); endorsed (in part): “£657.” On the face of TJ’s note are the following calculations in another hand:
|“350 miles coming||700|
|1 Days Attendce||60|
A separate note accompanies TJ’s note and reads as follows: “Ms. Auditors I am well Acquainted with the distance from here to the Monongalia and I think it is three hundred and fifty Miles the way most commonly traveled to Mr. Duvals House. John Madison jr.”