This foot note contained in document AFC03d065
1. JA's letter to Rush of 8 Feb. 1778
, with a postscript by AA saying she stood “in need of [Rush's]
prescriptions of Condolance,” is now in MB
) is printed in JA, Works
, 9:472–473, without the postscript. Rush's statement that he had received this letter on “the 10th. of this instant” (i.e. August), found also in LbC
, makes the date he attached to LbC
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007.