James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Thomas Newton, 16 August 1806

Collrs. Office Norfolk Augst 16, 1806


Yesterday I sold 12 bars. of the rice agreeable to yr. directions at $5 & 6. I shall be glad of your instructions respecting the rest. I am respectfully Yr. Obt. Servt.

Thos Newton

The pilot boat Tartar, has no waste or ports, a log gunnel & in every respect, like a pilot a boat excepting the long trunk. Has no arms.

DNA: RG 59—ML—Miscellaneous Letters.

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