Monticello Aug. 28. 08.
Your favor of the 22d. came safely to hand, & I thank you for the accomodation of the 120. D. for the operations of the ensuing month I inclose checks dated Sep. 5. I will pray you at their dates to deliver those to Lemaire for 500. D, Melvin 134.87 Saml. H. Smith for 26. D. to those persons respectively. I inclose a check also in your name for 1175. D. which I will pray you to dispose of as follows.
|for yourself (in addition to the 120. before)||250|
|to remit to G. Jefferson in Richmd||100.|
|to remit to myself by post||825||in bills of Richmd or US.|
our post will leave Washington on Tuesday the 6th. of Sep. about two or three oclock P.M. by which I shall be glad to recieve it. I salute you with sincere affection & respect.
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.