From Samuel & James Leitch
Charlottesville Mar. 27h 1813
Agreeable to your request we have at length1 procured you a Small pale of Fresh Butter for which we have given 1/3d it was more than we expected to have got it for but could not do better—we are in hopes the quality is Such as will meet your approbation
Saml & Jas Leitch
P.S The Servant had better bring Something to Carry it in as the pale was reserved
RC (MHi); in Samuel Leitch’s hand; addressed: “Thos Jefferson Esqre Monticello”; endorsed by TJ.
1. Manuscript: “lenght.”