Benjamin Franklin Papers

From Benjamin Franklin to Joseph Wharton, Jr., 19 February 1779

To Joseph Wharton, Jr.

Incomplete copy:7 Library of Congress

Passy. February 19 1779

Dear Sir

I receiv’d duely your favour of the 11th. The News you had heard from Brest is true; & I thank you for your kind Congratulations upon the Appointment. I wish for the Sake of

M. Jos. Wharton. Nantes.

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

7See the preceding letter.

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