From James Simpson, 25 January 1802
Tangier 25th. January 1802.
Mr. Gavino having advised that he could about this time negotiate some of my Bills, I have this day taken the liberty of drawing two on you, payable to his order thirty days after presentation for Twelve hundred and Eight hundred dollars, makeing together Two thousand; which I beg you will have the goodness to direct being paid, and that sum charged to me, as a farther imposal on Account of Sallary: having reference to those drafts also, in arrangement sollicited in concluding paragraph of No. 35. I have the Honour to be with great Respect Sir Your Most Obedient and Most Humble Servant