James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Jacquelin Ambler, 22 January 1790

From Jacquelin Ambler

Richmond Virginia 22d. January 1790.

Dear Sir

I did myself the pleasure to write you and enclosed the £100. Bond cancelled—with the Auditor’s Receipt in full discharge thereof. I hope the letter arrived safe.1

It will give us all here very great satisfaction to hear you are perfectly recovered. I am Dear Sir With very great esteem & regard Your obedt Servt

J: Ambler

The enclosed failed to reach Mr. Page before he left home; will you do me the favor to deliver it.

RC (DLC). Addressed by Ambler and franked. Postmarked “Richmond, Feb. 6.” Docketed by JM.

1See Ambler to JM, 1 Jan. 1790 (PJM description begins William T. Hutchinson et al., eds., The Papers of James Madison (vols. 1–10, Chicago, 1962–77; vols. 11—, Charlottesville, Va., 1977—). description ends , XII, 465–66).

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