Washington Oct. 13. 04.
On my return here I recieved your bill of the white & green wax candles you had been so kind as to send me, amounting to seventy nine dollars twenty cents for which sum I now send you a note of the US. bank here on that at Norfolk. I pray you to accept my acknolegements for your attention to this commission & my salutations.
MHi: Coolidge Collection.