James Madison Papers

To James Madison from John Cox, 5 May 1809

From John Cox

Friday May 5h 1809


You will receive by the bearer $727 2/100 as per statement below. Should Mrs. Madison or yourself have commands either to Philadelphia or Balte. It will give me pleasure to execute them; I set out on Sunday Morning. Most respectfully your Obt. St.

John Cox1

Amount of your note 5,000  
Discount    47 50
Net amt. of note $4952.50
Your Old note 2384.78
Order on Mr Latrobe 840.70
Amount passed to your Cr. 1000.  
Money Now Sent  727. 2 $4952.50
May 5h 1809

RC (DLC). Docketed by JM.

1John Cox, a Washington textile merchant, supplied fabrics for the President’s House.

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