Jabez D[elano] Hammond to MVB, 18 December 1825

Jabez D[elano] Hammond to MVB, 18 December 1825

Washington

My Dear Sir,

I have heard with the most lively satisfaction the of the course taken by you in the Senate in relation to the nomination of my friend Conkling. It was <unclear word> it was kind & magnanimous. I have advised Conkling of it. Your generous conduct is entitled to the warmest gratification of him and his Friends. It will I trust be remembered and duly appreciated by them, but ^by them^ now with the more sensibility

Your Obedt. Servt.

Jabez D. Hammond

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