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My grandson Th: J. Randolph the bearer of this letter is too well known to you to need a letter...
Yours of the 11 th is recieved. those of Nov. 2. and Dec. 14. had been so in due time. I suppose...
I am about to ask a friendly office of you which I hope will give you no other trouble than to...
In my letter of Oct. 14. I gave you an account of the riot we had had at the University, and of...
Your favor of Octob.—has been duly recieved. the information which I have given you from time to...
I am still a debtor for your letter of June 27. my health is some excuse, but not quite a...
Knowing the interest you take in the progress of our University, I will now undertake to give you...
I returned the 1 st vol. of Hall by a mail of a week ago and by this shall return the 2 d we have...
I recieve your letter of the 2 d while La Fayette is with us. our county has recieved him as...
I recieved yesterday your favor of the 10 th instant. as soon as the vote of invitation to M. de...
Your favor of Mar. 29. is duly recieved, and I learn from it with great gratification that we are...
Your favor of July 28. from Avon came to hand on the 10 th of August and I have delayed answering...
From your letter of prophecies I too have caught the spirit of prophecy: for who can withold...
I have duly recieved your favor of the 17 th with it’s kind enquiries as to the state in which my...
I have waited for a frost to announce to me your return to winter quarters; and altho’ we have as...
Your welcome favor of the 12 th came to hand two days ago. I was just returned from Poplar Forest...
I owe you a letter for your favor of June 29. which was recieved in due time, and there being no...
Your favor of Mar. 27. is recieved, and my grandaughter Ellen has undertaken to copy the...
Your favor of the 21 st is recieved. my late illness, in which you are so kind as to feel an...
Your favor of June 22. is recieved. that of May 25. had come to hand in due time, and was in my...
The messenger who carried yesterday to the Post-office a copy of our University Report which I...
Altho’ become averse to the taking up my pen, I cannot suffer myself to be entirely forgotten by...
On the reciept of your favor of the 11 th (which did not come to hand till the 23 d ) I proceeded...
I recieved two days ago your favor of the 5 th and shall be very happy to see Marshal Grouchy...
M r Higginbotham having mortgaged to you the lands he purchased as a security for the paiments...
A circumstance has occurred here which will occasion a drawback of about 30.D. in mr Higgenbotham...
Your favor of the 18 th ult. after loitering unaccountably on the road, reached my hands on the...
On my return, the day before yesterday, I found here your favor of Apr. 23. and answer without...
Th:J. to W. Short. The inclosed was omitted by accident to be forwarded to you in my last. it is...
I have to acknolege your favor of Mar. 14. and will answer it’s several enquiries. le mot de...
Having procured an appointment for the 21 st inst. the Surveyor , arbitrators, parties (by their...
Of the last 5 months, 4 have been past at Poplar Forest where I am engaged in improvements...
We are unlucky in our endeavors to procure a settlement of your boundary. immediately on the...
Your favor of the 3 d finds me just on my departure for Bedford , and I return you therefore the...
J. B. 4 870 Pay to W m S. or order 10,500 D. in part of the sum of 23,950 D. appropr d by the act...
The departure of the post and my distance from the office leave me barely time to acknolege the...
I was waiting to write to you on the subject of my bonds only until I could recieve an answer to...
Yours of Oct. 28. came to hand on the 15 th inst. only. the settlement of your boundary with Col...
Since my short letter by mr Rives I have to acknolege the reciept of your two favors of June 9. &...
The bearer mr Rives , the son of one of our wealthiest citizens and of the neighboring county of...
In my letter of Feb. 23. I desired you to send me mr Higginbotham ’s rent-note, as well as his...
I am first to thank you for the indulgences of yours of Feb. 6. I believe that by the combined...
I scarcely ever sat down to write a more painful letter than the present. when in Oct. 1812. I...
You have heretofore been apprised of a claim of Col o Monroe to a corner of your tract of land on...
Yours of the 2 d is recieved, and a copy of Higgenbotham’s mortgage is now inclosed. the journey...
I returned from Bedford on the 15 th inst. and have been in the hope of having the pleasure of...
Your favor of Feb. 16. remains still I believe to be acknoleged. as I did not go to the court...
2226 ⅔ D Know all men by these presents that I, David Higginbotham of the county of Albemarle and...
Your patience has been put to the proof, and yet I have not been one moment in default. in my...
I am just returned from Bedford and find here your favor of Nov. 29 . as an object which needs no...