Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Bernard Peyton, 7 January 1822

Richd 7 Jany 1822

Dear sir,

I am favor’d this morning with yours of the 3d curt & observe contents.

It will afford me great pleasure to make the remittance of $78.23, to Genl Dearborne of Boston as you desire, without loss of time, & my last will apprise you, that the Wine & Oil have been recd & forwarded on to you—I hope by this they are all safe to hand.—I have recd no package from Balto: or New York for you lately, when they arrive, will dispatch them as quick as possible.—

The Flour you speak of, has not yet arrived, & I immagine the Ice will prevent it for some time, nither have I recd the $100 mentioned in yours from Mr Pleasants.

To day your dft: favor James Boling for $326.25 with intst: since 16 Nov. last was presented & paid, amounting, with the interest, to $329.08, which is a debit in addition to the balance shewn on your a/c current amdd—up to the 31 ulto:, by the last Mail.

With great respect Dr Sir, Your assured fd

B. Peyton

The Medal mentioned in my last is delivrd to Mr. T. J. Randolph, who will convey it to you


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