Sep. 9. 21.
Th: J. returns his thanks to mr Gantt and the 76 associan for the copies they have been so as to send him of the orations of mr Elliott and mr Ramsay, & especially for the kind expressions towds himself. if the times in which his lot happd to be cast have opptys of bearing testimony to good principles he is abundantly rewarded by the zeal with which they are by those to whom they are now commd inculcated with the animn & eloquence of mr E. & mr R. they cannot fail to make deep & just impression on the minds of their hearers, he prays mr Gantt & the 76. assocn to accept the assurance of his high respect
MHi: Coolidge Collection.