His Excellency Governor Burke, Wake Court House,
I have enclosed your Excellency a return of Stores Impressed for the Continental troops of this State, agreeable to the orders of His Excellency Gen’l Nash and Council. If there should be more Sugar and Coffee wanting, I can purchase it in this part of the Country, for the State. A part of the Stores is sent to Colo. Long, and the remainder will be sent there in a few days. I have been obliged to send Expresses, &c., in Collecting the 12 Months’ drafts from the Edenton District. Some expences in getting the Public
Letter from Major Murfree, inclosing return of Stores, Dated July 10th. Rec’d 15th; answered 19th, 1781.