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3. Jonathan Loring Austin was captured in February while on a mission to Europe to obtain a loan for Massachusetts. Soon released, he reached Paris sometime prior to 12 May (Mass. Council to JA , 13 Jan., note 2, vol. 8:309; JA to AA , 12 May, Adams Family Correspondence , 3:338).