City of Washington August 1st 1804
I had this Morning, the Honour of receving your letter of the 27th July enclosing the Petition of Thomas Rustic, or Duffy
On Considering his Case We have thought it proper to make a recommendation in his favour, which you will find returned with his Petition
I am Sir With Great respect Yr obt Servt
DNA: RG 59—LAR—Letters of Application and Recommendation.