Washington Mar. 10. 05.
I now inclose you the letter for mr Appleton which covers one for mr Mazzei according to promise.
I have considered the case of mr Lenthall according to your letter of Feb. 29. 04. and to the statement you put into my hands the other day, and I approve of your allowing him three dollars & two thirds a day. pressed with business before my departure I can only add my salutations and assurances of respect
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.