From James Maury
Liverpool 1 Mar 1794
I had this pleasure the 8 November.1 All your Sales being now closed, I lay them before you. The 3 stemed Hhds were treated in the Manner I had several Times recommended; & I am well pleased to see they have answered my Expectations.
For the News I beg to refer you to the papers wch. will be delivered to you by this opportunity. Notwithstanding the immense warlike preparations, I stil[l] flatter myself peace is not remote. I am with true Esteem dr Sir yr obliged friend & St
RC and enclosures (DLC). Maury enclosed receipted accounts (4 pp.), summarized in the postscript, for sale of JM’s tobacco.
1. Letter not found.