. That is, a duplicate of their letter to
of 14 Oct.
, above. No duplicate has been found; nor is it clear whether the present letter is
the “Originall” sent by Hill or the “Copy” sent by “Dixzy,” presumably Capt. John
Dixey of New-buryport (Gardner W. Allen, Massachusetts Privateers of the Revolution
, 77 (1927): 246]).