From Richard Bennett Lloyd
ALS: American Philosophical Society
Chaillot. Monday July 13th. 78.
Mrs. Gibbes and Miss Stevens have just got a copy of the Act passed in Sth. Carolina relative to Absentees.2 They and Mrs. Lloyd propose waiting on you and Mr. Adams this Evening should you be disengaged. I am, Dear Sir, with much respect your obedient and very humble Servant
Richard Btt. Lloyd
Addressed: Doctor Franklin / &c. &c. &c.
Notation: R.B Lloyd. July 13. 1778.
2. The two women and the act are identified in XXVI, 684–5.