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From George Washington to Clement Biddle, 18 February 1799

To Clement Biddle

Mount Vernon Feby 18th 1799

Dear Sir

Your letter and a/c current, with the Bills enclosed, have been duly received;1 and under cover of this letter I send you One hundred Dollars to be placed to my Credit.

Ellwood has not yet called upon me, nor is he arrived at Alexandria that I have heard of.

I thank you for the information respecting the price of Flour; and shall be obliged by your mentioning of it occasionally; especially if the event you alluded to should cause a rise, or depression according to the issue. I am—Dear Sir Your most Obedt Hble Servt

Go: Washington

P.S. Remember the Lucerne & White Clover Seeds, written for in my last letter.2

ALS, PHi: Washington-Biddle Correspondence; ALS (letterpress copy), DLC:GW.

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