Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Bernard Peyton, 25 April 1822

Richd 25 Apl 1822

Dear Sir,

I was duely favor’d with yours of the 19th current: & should, have replied to it by last mail, but had not heard from the dft: for $75, on Th: Leiper & Son, which I had forwarded for payment; by last nights mail, however, recd it back again, the Messrs: Leipers declining to honor it, because they doubted the genuineness of it—I now return it to you under cover—you have been at no other expence with it than postages back & forward—

With great respect Dr Sir Yours very Truely

B. Peyton


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