To James Tilghman, Jr.
Mount Vernon Sepr 25th 1773
If you propose to go to the Annapolis Races—will accept of a Seat in my Phaeton—&, if the weather permits be here this afternoon I can give you a lift there & shall be glad of your Company. I shall, if I can, take an even start with the Sun tomorrow so as to reach Annapolis in good time.1
I hope this Letter will find you in better health than when I saw you last. I am with very sincere regard Dr Sir Yr Most Obedt Servt
ALS (photocopy), Joseph Rubinfine catalog, list no. 72, item 62.