Letter from Thomas Burke to William Richardson Davie
Burke, Thomas, ca. 1747-1783
Volume 16, Page 241
TO THE COMMISSARY GENERAL, OR HIS ASSISTANT, FROM GOV. THOS. BURKE.
[From Executive Letter Book.]
Halifax, 19th March, 1782.
Be so good as to issue to Captains Ingles, Bradley, and Montfort, Lieuts. Tatum and Hays and Surgeon Greene, Prisoners on parole for each,
Five Gallons Rum or Brandy,
Twenty pounds of Sugar,
Ten Pounds of Coffee,
to be charged to their respective accounts agreeable to Act or Resolve of General Assembly.