Rufus King to MVB, 12 April 1825
Apl. 12. 1825
I have not been able sooner to make the communication, nor is the measure absolutely <unclear word>, that the mission to G. Britain has been offered to me, and that it is probable I may accept it. At present I mention the same to you without wishing to be quoted
With much Esteem & Respect
I am yr ob. & faithful Servt.
P.S. I write a similar Note to our friend the Patroon
Docket: Mission to England & Answer 1825