From James Brown
Richmond 10h: April 1793
I have the satisfaction to inform you of the safe arrival of the Four friends Cap. Valance from Lisbon, by which Vessell I have letters from Messrs. John Bulkely & Sons covering Bill Loading for 3 Pipes Lisbon Wine for your Account deliverable to my Order. I have Ordered my friend to have the said Wine Entered and Sent forward to this place, judging it is intended for Montichello. I have received 18 Hhds. of your Tobacco, nothing new here. I am with Respect Sir Your Obt Hle St
RC (MHi); endorsed by TJ as received 17 Apr. 1793 and so recorded in SJL.