Monticello Mar. 5. 21.
In a letter of this day’s date, send via Richmond, I took the liberty of desiring my correspondt there to inclose one to mr Coffee containing a remittance to him, that now inclosed is to inform him of it’s application. not knowing certainly that he is in N. York, I am obliged to trespass on your kindness by putting them under your cover, which I pray you to pardon on the score necessity, and to be assured of my great esteem and respect.