Madeira 14th. May 1806.
Herewith I have the hono⟨r⟩ to hand for your Inspection the accounts of Expences incurred for the maintenance of Distressed Seamen and Citizens of the United Stat⟨es⟩ in this Consulate from the 1st: April to 31st. December 1805; which I trust will meet your approbation.
I have taken the liberty to draw upon you in favour of Mr. James Stevenson Junior for the Balance of the Accounts, at ten days Sight for Rls. 393.400, ⟨e⟩qual to $393.40 cents, which I trust will meet with the customary honour I have the honour to be Respectfully Sir Your Most Obt. hble Sert.
DNA: RG 59—CD—Consular Despatches, Funchal.