Benjamin Franklin Papers

To Benjamin Franklin from ——— Cox, [before or during October 1778]

From —— Cox

AL: American Philosophical Society

Saturday Morning. [before or during October,

Mr. Cox presents his Compliments to Doctr. Franklin. Cannot do himself the Honor of dining with him on Thursday next, Mr. C. having determined to sett out, on Tuesday, for the South of France.

Addressed: His Excellency / Benj. Franklin Esqr: / Passy.

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

2So dated because John G. Frazer, in his letter to Craddock Taylor of June 7, 1779 (APS), states that he and Mr. Cox of Philadelphia had been in the south of France in October, 1778.

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