New York Sept 27th 1830
I received your favor of the 19th inst enclosing the payment for the Annual Register in due course of mail. It was not my intention in sending you the Volumes to request your subscription to the work; but as you seemed unwilling to retain them on any other footing, permit me to express to you my thanks for that indirect approbation of the work. With the sincerest wishes for your health & happiness in your retirement I am respectfully your Obt Servt
RC (DLC). Docketed by JM.