Thomas Jefferson Papers

James Martin to Thomas Jefferson, 17 March 1810

From James Martin

March 17th 1810

D sir

you favor on the 18 Feby came to hand on the ninth inst and all other papers and I proceeded to have a warrant isured to move Scott, but after have part of Jurer summons finding that it was not going on Legal I stoped the shereff from proceeding any further, and we will wait your own coming up I have inclose to you the attorney advice which you will see

from yr most Hble Sert

James Martin

RC (MHi); endorsed by TJ as received 24 Mar. 1810 and so recorded in SJL.

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