Mount Vernon 28th Sep. 96
My dear Sir
Your letter of the 12th Inst. enclosing one for Mr Phillips of Andover, found me at this place yesterday, after having been to Philadelphia & back again.
Happening to have as many bank notes of the United States by me as would exchange those of Alexandria, wch you enclosed to me I have done so; and by tomorrows Post from Alexandria they, & your letter to the above named Gentleman, will proceed.
Mrs Washington unites with me in best wishes for you, and with sincere friendship, I am always Your Affectionate Uncle