Roxbury April 11th. 1789
Be pleased to accept my most hearty congratulations, on your advancement to the Second seat in the Government of the United States of America, and my ardent wishes for your Excellency’s health, and prosperity.
Permit me also to request your Excellency to take the trouble, of honouring the letter addressed to his Excellency the President, by being the bearer thereof.
I have the honor to be / with every Sentiment of respect / your Excellency’s / most Obedient Servant
MHi: Adams Papers.