Lee, Richard Henry (1732-1794) to Andrew Clove and Co. re: debt owed to George Thomson
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Note on verso transmits collection to Lee, who signed verso in receipt.
We inclose [sic] the copy of a Letter from Francis Wade Deputy Quarter to the President of Congress; which hath been for that purpose referred to us. We cannot but lament that no salutary Provisions have been hitherto divided to put a stop to the dangerous practice complained of.
We must in duty to the Public again thro your Excellency reiterate our requested that the legislature of the State of Delaware with attend to this important object.
We are Sir respectfully
Your very humble Servants
Gov: of Delaware Francis Lightfoot Lec
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