From George Washington to William Lord Stirling Alexander, 15 May 1780
Monday 15th May 1780
Genl Washington prests his Compliments to My Lord Stirling,
& prays his excuse for not doing himself the pleasure of dining with
him today. Unavoidable business puts it entirely out of his power to do this.
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