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. In the MS
at this point appears a double-dagger sign and in the margin appears another, accompanied
by the figure 5, or possibly the letter S, in parentheses. Since these marks link
in some manner the enclosure in the present letter and AA
's letter of 10 June, the first of which is unidentified and the second of which is
missing, the editors can offer no explanation of their significance. The matter is
touched on again in Lovell's letter to AA
of 13 July
, below, q.v. at note 3
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.