From Wilson Cary Nicholas
Janry. 26th. 1802
I have had the pleasure to receive your notes of this date, with their enclosures the subject was not acted upon to day, nor do I presume it will be for several days. in the mean time I hope to have the pleasure of conversing with you more fully upon the subject, to which your notes refer.
I am Dear Sir with the greatest respect your hum. Servt.
W. C. Nicholas
The papers shall be returned, as you request.
RC (DLC); endorsed by TJ. Recorded in SJL as received 26 Jan.