Monticello Apr. 10. 24.
Your favor of Mar. 27. was duly recieved. the Visitors of our University will not make their final appointment of Professors until October next, when your application will be under their consideration. I am glad to find a son of my late friend Doctr Bache qualified to take a stand in so honorable a line of competition, and beg leave to assure you of my respect and good wishes for your welfare.
PPAmP: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.