James Madison Papers

From James Madison to Nathan Sanford, 30 October 1806

Department of State, October 30th. 1806.


Mr. Merry having represented that the trial of Capt. Thomas for murder is near at hand, I request you will pospone it until you receive further direction⟨s⟩ in consequence of the statement of facts I have a few days ago asked the favor of you to make. I am &c.

James Madison

DNA: RG 59—DL—Domestic Letters.

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