James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Robert Patton, 12 October 1808

6 oClock Wednesday morning October 12, 1808.

I have the pleasure to inform you that, one of the inspectors of our election has this moment called on me, & informs, that the republican Sistem in this City has been carried in toto. Simon Snyder has a majority of about 162. The Feds: calculate on having a Majority for Ross of from Six to eight hundred. Yours &c

Robt: Patton

DLC: Papers of James Madison.

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