Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Antoine Vosse, 28 March 1805

Philadelphia 28th Mar 1805


In your next philosophical publication please to inform the Citizens how many beans make five and take three away! The solution of this very important question may be of equal benefit to the United States as the discovery of a bloody Arena or the formation of a dry Dock.

With Compliments to Sally I remain, Dear Sir Your Obedient and humble Servant

Antoine Vosse

DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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