James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Gordon Duff and Company, 31 December 1803 (Abstract)

§ From Gordon Duff and Company

31 December 1803, Madeira. “We beg leave to refer you to the annexed Circular from our friends Messrs. Hill Bisset & Co.1 Any Commands you may be pleased to honor us with shall be attended to with the strictest punctuality, and we shall be grateful if you are pleased to favor us with the same protection you have manifested to our abovementioned worthy friends. It will ever be our utmost endeavours to merit the mark’d attention from these Gentlemen in naming us Successors to as honourable, and antient an Establishment as any in this Island.”

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