American Consulate Liverpool 5th. Nov: 1808
I had the honor of writing to you on the 1st. ⟨in⟩stant.
I now have great pleasure in announcing the ⟨ar⟩rival of the Union off Penzance, where she landed Lieutenant ⟨G⟩ibbon and then proceeded for France. I have the honor to be with perfect respect Your mo: obt. Servt.
DNA: RG 59—CD—Consular Despatches, Liverpool.