Decr. 10th. 1787.
I yesterday received from the secretary of State for the Department of Foreign Affairs, the Ratification of Congress to our last loan, dated the Eleventh Day of october last. I do myself the Honour to transmit this ratification to you herewith inclosed, and I hope it will prove satisfactory
I should be glad to hear from you Gentlemen of your safe receipt of it by the return of post, & in the mean time, I have the honor to be with much esteem Your most obedt. &c
MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.