Montpr. Feby. 25. 1827
Tho’ desirous of reducing the number of my literary subscriptions which had swoln to an inconvenient amount, I was tempted by the Review about to appear (March 1.) under the auspices of Mr. Walsh to have my name put on the list. As I find by your letter that you will certainly be in Phila. I trouble you with the inclosed note $10. five of which you will oblige my by applying in discharge of that engagement: With the remaining five be so good as to pay my subscription to the National Gazette, taking a rect. for the year ensuing the last payment. I have nothing to add at present but the affectionate regards, of which you need not be assured
RC (NjP: Edward Coles Papers); draft (DLC).