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From George Washington to Thomas Marshall, 6 February 1796

To Thomas Marshall

Philadelphia 6th Feb. 1796

Dear Sir

On the other side, you will receive a copy of my last to you dated the 2d ulto; accompanied with an Advertisement of the sale of my lands on the Western Waters.1 If you should be of opinion that the publication in the Lexington Gazette, of that part of the sd Advertisement which respects the Sale would be attended with any advantage to it I would thank you for having it inserted three times with an interval of a Week or two between each.2 The cost of which shall be paid to you, or your order as soon as it is made known to Dear Sir Your Obedt Hble Servt

Go: Washington

P.S. I had the pleasure to see your Son, Mr Jno. Marshall yesterday after noon & well.

ADfS, N.

1See the advertisement of 1 February.

2The sales notice from the advertisement appeared in the Kentucky Gazette (Lexington) on 23 April and 14 May.

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