Phila. Aug. 12th 1796
I have had the honour to receive your Letter of the first instant by Mr Dandridge & have paid to him the balance of the monies placed in my hands, & a sum of Five hundred Dollars on account of your compensation.
There is nothing new here; the enclosed came under cover to me this morning. I have the honour to be with perfect respect Sir, your obedt servt
Oliv. Wolcott jr.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.