James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Thomas Newton, 28 November 1802

From Thomas Newton

Norfolk 28th Novr 1802

Dr Sir

Inclosed is mrs Bonneville’s order on Mr. Thomas Paine,1 which I have no doubt will be paid I will thank you to give it my Son who will be in Congress.2 Captn. Stanleys acct. £22:10 Sterling Mr. Paine had better remit by a bill on some of the Offices here, who have public money in their hands—excuse me troubling you on such an Occassion. A lady a Stranger & wanting supplies & a request to do it, could not be resisted I shall be glad to serve you here. Ys respectfully

Thos Newton

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