Novr. 22d. 1805.
I have the honor to enclose warrants as midshipmen for the following Gentlemen,
|Thos. D. Chamberlayne—||Designated by yourself,|
|Alexr. Jas. Dallas.||Recommended by Mr. Dallas his father.|
|Ths. Ap C. Jones||Recommended by M. Jones Esqr.|
|George Budd||Recommended by Colo. Halbor|
Should these nominations meet with your approbation the enclosed warrants will require your signature.
I am very resp:flly Sir, yr. mo obt
DLC: Papers of Thomas Jefferson.