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Letter from William Lee Davidson to [Jethro Sumner]
Davidson, William Lee, 1746-1781
October 09, 1780
Volume 14, Page 677

Camp, Rocky River, Oct. 9th, 1780,
9 oClock A. M.


Altho' I have nothing new to communicate, I think it proper to continue Expresses daily. By his Lordship's Orders of yesterday to draw two days' provisions & be in readiness to make a movement, appears probable. My parties of Observation have not sent Reports this day.

I have the Honor to be, &c., &c., &c.

P. S. Colo. Davie is very sick. I don't know what I should do should he be rendered unfit of Duty.