Nyack August 22d 1782.
I enclose Your Excellency a York paper of the 20th Inst. have nothing Remarkable Sinc Lieut. Shayler Wrote your Excellency, Except the Sailing of a packet from York to England. I have the Honor to be with Every Sentiment of Respect and Esteem Your Excellencys most Obedient and Verry Humble Servent
Jno. Pray Capt.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.