From Robert Smith
[4 Mch. 1803]
The Enclosed is submitted to your Consideration—I will have some Conversation with you upon the Subject in the Course of a few days—
Your Humbl Ser
RC (DLC); undated; endorsed by TJ as received from the Navy Department on 4 Mch. 1803 and so recorded in SJL with notation “Tingey”; also endorsed by TJ: “Tingey’s applicn for advancd allowance.” Enclosure: probably Thomas Tingey to Smith, 1 Mch. 1803 (not found, but see Enclosure No. 1 listed at Smith to TJ, 12 Mch. 1803).