powered by google
Documenting the American South Logo
Colonial and State Records of North Carolina
Advanced Search Options
Letter from Richard Caswell to Thomas Clark
Caswell, Richard, 1729-1789
August 04, 1785
Volume 17, Pages 500-501

GOV. CASWELL TO GEN. THOMAS CLARK.
[From Executive Letter Book.]

Kinston, 4th Augt., 1785.

Dear Sir:

Your favor of the 8th June I received only a few days past. It gives me pain to know that Mr. Simmons is Distressed on account

-------------------- page 501 --------------------
of the deficiences of this State or any Individual Inhabitants of it. But the Mode he recommends I do not think the Council and myself at Liberty to adopt. But I will submit your Letter to the consideration of the General Assembly on their meeting in November next.

I am Sir,
Your mo. obedt. Servt.,
R. CASWELL.