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This foot note contained in document ADMS-06-06-02-0310
1. In response to Jones' request, the Commissioners wrote to Sartine on 30 Aug. enclosing a copy of this letter ( LbC , Adams Papers, Microfilms, Reel No. 92). Sartine { 406 } replied on 6 Sept. that orders had been sent to Brest to continue the guard until the prisoners were finally exchanged (same, Reel No. 94). No reply to the present letter has been found. See also Commissioners to Vergennes, 28 Aug., and note 7 (above).