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Invoice from Samuel Cornell for supplies for the militia
Cornell, Samuel, 1730-1781
1771
Volume 22, Pages 438-439

His Excellency William Tryon, Esquire, for the Public to Samuel Cornell, Dr.
1771.
Mch. 23.
To 1w. Twine
£0
3
4
April 6.
To 20 fathom White Line @4d
0
6
8
To 4 ½ Yards of Oznabrigs to make Bags for Bullets at 1-6d
0
6
9
To thread 1s.; 1 thimble 8d; 1 Twine 3-4
0
5
0
To 55w. Tunk for Wadding, at 3d. 9w.; Oakum for ditto, @ 6
0
18
3
To 1 Barrel Tar
0
7
6
To 14 Falling Axes 8s
5
12
0
To 18 Steel Spades, 9s. 4d
8
8
0
To 2 Bushels peas, 4s
0
8
0
To 1 Hogshead New Bern Rum, 114 Gals., 2s.8d.
15
4
0
To 5w. White Drum Line, @ 2s.; 3 1-3w. Rope, @1s.
0
13
3
8.
To 20 fathom White Line, 4d
0
6
8
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10.
To 1w. Twine, 3s. 4d.; 25 fathom White Line @4d.
0
11
8
16.
To 174w. Tunk; (140 returned), 34w., @3d
0
8
6
18.
To 1 Deepsea line, 16s.; 1 Drum Line, 2s. 8d.
1
18
8
To 608 Haversacks, 2s
60
16
8
To 67 ps. Ribbon—21y—1206 yards, 1s. 4d
80
8
0
To 1 French Horn
4
0
0
To 4 pair Union Colours, 50s
10
0
0
To 200 Tin Camp Kettles, 8s
80
0
0
To 263 pr. for Boots for the Cartaret & Craven Reg., 5s.
65
15
0
To 74 pr. Scarlet Garters for Ditto, 1s
3
14
0
To 100 pr. common Do. for Ditto, 8d
3
6
8
April 24.
To 50 fathom White Line, @4d.; 4 Drum Lines @2s. 8d
1
7
4
25.
To 40 Doz. Gun Flints, 8d
1
6
8
To 603w. Gun Powder Delivered at Sundry times, 3s
90
9
0
To 802 Buck Shot & Lead Ditto 8d
26
14
8
To 23 Quire of Cartridge Paper Ditto 1s. 4d
1
10
8
To 132 Yards best Oznabrigs Ditto 1s. 8d
12
13
4
To Cash paid Capt. Job. Gooding, freight on Military Stores from New York
6
8
0
£483
7
7

I hereby certify that the above Articles have been had of the Honble. Samuel Cornell, Esq., for the Public Service and that the Account is approved of by Me.

Given under my Hand at New Bern, this 27 June Anno Dom., 1771.
WM. TRYON.
By His Excellency’s Command.
J. Edwards, P. Sec.