26th March 1780.
I am much obliged to you for the interest which you still take in our supplies, as expressed in your favor of the 10th instant; and for your intentions to forward this business by a personal representation on the subject to the Governor & Council.
I cannot doubt but that, whether a private citizen, or one acting in a public capacity, the good of your country will always be your principal object. With much regard I am Dr Sir Your very hble Sevt.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.