Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Craven Peyton, 3 January 1805

Stump Island Jany. 3d. 1805

Dear Sir

I nevar have been deturmined untill a few days past respecting the shears in the Milton warehouse. ewing to the proprietor being in Baltimore each share cost him £80-0.0. Sixty is what is asked but I think they might be had for fifty pounds each there is five of them, the othars in Kentucky, I have not reciavd. any information respecting them but expect to hear by every post. will thank you to let me no if I shall close the bargain fir the five and at what price

With great Respt.



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