By tomorrows Mail I shall send you a power of Atty to receive the interest due upon the Stock standing in my name in the Books of the Treasury and also a Substitute power to receive what is due to J Q Adams—I was uninformed of the necessity of applying before the removal of Govt: to have the Stock transferred—
I send you a new-year treat, from Tom the Tinker—one of the Severest things I have seen for a long time. You know the Author to be the Same with the Laureat—
I am with best wishes / Your’s
T. B. A.
MHi: Miscellaneous Papers.