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Late last night I received the inclosed by express, which I thought it my duty to acquaint your excellency with as quick as possible. John King is a man of veracity and would not write an untruth. I am, sir, With much respect,
Your excellency's most obedient servant
The Papers of General Nathanael Greene,
ed. Dennis Conrad et al.
(Columbia, S.C.: Model Editions Partnership, 1999). Full texts of documents calendared in
The Papers of General Nathanael Greene
(Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1994), Vol. 7, pp. 152-289. On the Web at http://mep.blackmesatech.com/mep/ [Accessed 8 January 2018]