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From Pettit & Bayard to Bartholomew Dandridge, Jr., 23 September 1795

Pettit & Bayard to Bartholomew Dandridge, Jr.

Philada 23d Septemr 1795

Sir

We were yesterday favor’d with your letter of 18th Inst. respecting a pipe of wine sent by Mr J. M. Pintard from Madeira to the President & are sorry the application was too late having disposed of it immediately after the President declined taking it agreeably to the directions given us by Mr Pintard1—shou’d the other one alluded to come to our address We will not fail to give you information thereof immediately & are; With much Esteem Sir Your Ob. hmble Servts

Pettit & Bayard

LS, DLC:GW. The letter, which was addressed to Dandridge at Mount Vernon, is docketed by GW.

1Dandridge’s letter has not been identified. See John Marsden Pintard to Dandridge, 17 July, for information about the pipes of Madeira sent to GW.

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