James Madison Papers

James Madison to William Allen, 16 December 1828

Decr. 16. 1828

Dr Sir

Finding it convenient to send my waggons of [fl]our immediately, I request the favor of you to send by Mr Newman’s wch. goes off tomorrow morning, the articles on the enclosed Memorandum. I have desired Mr. Gray to hand over to you a balance of $7. dollrs in my favr., which may be applied towards paying for the articles. He will commit to your care also, a small supply of Wafers & sealing wax which may come with other articles.

I hope you understand that I still leave to your judgment the terms for disposing of my flour I have recd. no later accts of the markets abroad than those appearing in our public prints.

Draft (DLC).

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