Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Charles Clay, 24 April 1819

Petty Grove Apr. 24. 19

(C. Clay to Mr Jefferson.)

your Ale was Vinose on the Palate but Rather Ventose on the stomac, your Man brings you some Potovovoooo, & a few sprouts Asparagus. I thank you for your directions & observations on the assignments, but they Requires much writing, that I dread the task with My Cramped System of Nerves

accept Assurances of great esteem & tenders of Friendship

ViU: Edgehill-Randolph Papers.

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