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Docno: ADMS-06-02-02-0082

Author: Warren, James
Recipient: Adams, John
Date: 1775-03-15

From James Warren

[salute] Dear Sir

With some difficulty I have Obtained the Inclosed.1 Some scruples which you have not resolved, and some fears, and Apprehensions from Rumors Abroad have Occasioned the delay, and reluctance. The Copy I got last Night. Have had no time to read it over. You will please to Examine and Correct &c. and do with it as you think proper, haveing as I dare say you will, a proper regard to prudence under present Circumstances. It is A long while since I had a line from you. Perhaps some may have Miscarried. The Bearer waits and I can only Add my regards to Mrs. Adams. And that I am Yr. Friend &c,
[signed] J. Warren
1. Presumably scenes ii and iii of Act II of The Group. The two-act play with its four scenes was offered for public sale by the printers of the Boston Gazette, Edes and Gill, on 3 April 1775.
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.
http://www.masshist.org/apde2/