George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Samuel Holden Parsons, 20 November 1780

Reading 20th Novr 1780

Dear General

Your Favor of the 16th I receiv’d yesterday and should have returnd to the Army very soon, but I have a return of the Ague & Fever to Day too violently to admit my entertaining any Thoughts of doing Duty in my present State - I shall as soon as my Health is confirmd immediately return to Camp. I am with Respect & Esteem yr Excellency’s Obedt Servt

Sam H. Parsons

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