From William Bass, 16 March 1803
U. State Agency Bordeaux 16 March 1803.
I have the honour to enclose you a letter which was received at this office a few days ago from Mr. Cathalan at Marseilles, and to inform you that Mr. Lee who has been confined near two months with a severe illness is on the recovery. I am Sir very respectfully your Mo. Obt. Servt.
Secretary of the Agency