Dear Thomas New York 7 mo 5, 1806
Thy draft for $470 has come to hand and met due honour for thy trouble in afford'g me this accommodation I felt myself oblig'd and please accept my thanks.
Having considerably quanity of very excellent [illegible] bar Iron on hand that I have imported from Gottenburg direct, I shall be oblig'd by thy [illegible] advertizement inscribed in your newspaper for 3 weeks that has the greatest Circulation in the Country and the expenes there of please inform me the amt and charge [illegible].
Bro. Jacob has taken Rooms 6 miles out of town & removed. Kitty being in such a hurry to enter in his new sphere of Housekeeping he would not wait a few days only.
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