To Charles Yancey
Monticello Aug. 29. 14.
An express of the name of Roddie, to whom Capt Samuel Carr furnished a horse, promised to leave him at your house. in the mean time Capt Carr being suddenly called on with his troop, I have furnished him with a horse, and he has given me the inclosed order to recieve his, for which the bearer now waits on you with the assurances of my respects.
PoC (DLC); on verso of reused address cover to TJ; at foot of text: “Mr Yancey”; endorsed by TJ. Enclosure not found.