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Docno: ADMS-04-03-02-0032

Author: Smith, Isaac Sr.
Recipient: Adams, Abigail
Date: 1778-06-08

Isaac Smith Sr. to Abigail Adams

[salute] Mrs. Adams

There is a french Ship Arrived last fryday from France itt is said came Out about the same time the last Vessells. Whether they1 the same day cant learn, but there is a report that the Boston was Arrived. I dont find any letters about itt, but wish itt may be true and cant but hope there may be some truth in itt. I cant find that the report from New York had any foundation for the report.

[salute] Iff we should here any thing shall send you word.—I am Yr. h S.,

[signed] Isaac Smith
RC (Adams Papers); addressed: “To Mrs. Abigail Adams Brantry per favr. Mr. Winslow.”
1. Word or words here evidently omitted in MS.
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, 2014.
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