627. Henry Knox to Samuel Holden Parsons
New York, 13 January 17881

I thank you a thousand times for the agreeable news contained in your note of Wednesday evening. The business now draws to a crisis. If Massachusetts adopts it with a considerable majority, all will go well, otherwise we must all I believe, become inhabitants of Ohio. No war between England and France.

1. Printed: Charles S. Hall, Life and Letters of Samuel Holden Parsons … (Binghamton, N.Y., 1905), 512.