His Excellency Abner Nash, Esqr.
I have just time to inform you that the Militia that we have Drafted under your orders have joined with the Militia Drafted in the two last Drafts, and is now lying in the woods and Determined Not to march, but will Defend themselves to the utmost Rigger. I am informed that Colo. Harvy has taken five of them to-day, and has two hundred men under arms now. We shall march to-morrow with the Militia of this County to apprehend all such as is in this County or the adjacent Countys. I hope the Number