James Madison Papers

To James Madison from David Bethune, 8 April 1808

Newyork 8th. April 1808.


I had yesterday the honor of receiving your letter, accompanied by the Dispatches you were pleased to Confide to my charge. This Morning’s Mail brought me additional Dispatches, ⟨&⟩ I have called on Mr. Gelston for Mr. Pinckney’s news papers. I intend to lose no time in Proceeding from Falmouth to London, & Shall take especial care of the Dispatches untill they shall be delivered to Mr. Pinckney. I am, very respectfully, Sir, Your mo: obt. Servant

Divie Bethune

DNA: RG 59—ML—Miscellaneous Letters.

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