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To Benjamin Franklin from David Hartley, 8 January 1780

From David Hartley

ALS: American Philosophical Society

Jan 8 1780

Dear Sir

I cannot imagine what has prevented my hearing from you for these two month relating to the Cartel. I therefore send you a copy of a letter from the board of Sick & Hurt to me of Novr 15 1779 wch is the place where we left off & where we stick now.2

I wish I cd expedite things but it is not in my power. You see where the matter has been Stopt these two Months. I am Dr Sir Yrs &c

D Hartley

Addressed: To Dr Franklin / &c &c &c

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

2Here Hartley copied the letter from the Board of Sick and Hurt that he had enclosed with his Nov. 16 letter to BF.

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