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Title: Gavin Alves's Account for Lottery No. 2, January 14, 1803: Electronic Edition.
Author: Alves, Gavin
Funding from the University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill supported the electronic publication of this title.
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
2005
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Title of collection: University of North Carolina Papers (#40005), University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Title of document: Gavin Alves's Account for Lottery No. 2, January 14, 1803
Author: Gavin Alves
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Note: Call number 40005 (University Archives, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
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Gavin Alves's Account for Lottery No. 2, January 14, 1803
Alves, Gavin



Page 1

For Lottery No. 2
De The Commissioners of the University Lottery in Account with Gavin Alves Cr

1802 Dollars Cents 1802 Dollars Cents
To Cash paid postage of letter 118 cents, paper 135 2 53 By Amount of Tickets from the Commissioners..... 16 80
[To Cash paid] Shaw's postage acct. 9 11 ½ [By Amount of Tickets from the Commissioners]..... 8 40
[To Cash paid] James Mairs' for liquor at raffling 24/ 2 40 1803 [By Amount of Tickets] returned unsold,De Book of Returns..... 1044
[To Cash paid] Fiddler at raffling. 1 Deduct debt to K. Turner charged in acct. of Balances . . . . . 6 . . . . . 1038 5190
15 4 1/2 Cash recd. for Ditto sold for Do. (in cash)..... 1416 7082 50
1803 To Cash paid the following prizes, viz. 2478 $12,392 50
1 Prize of $500.......... 500 Deduct Counterfeits viz.
6 Prize of 100.......... 100 From Alexander Tate..... $8
4 Prize of 50.......... 200 Murdock McKensie..... 4
302 Prize of 10.......... 3020 Joshua G. Wright..... 4
$4320 William Dickson..... 2
Deduct 15 pr. cent . . . . . 648 3672 Edward Hall..... 4
To Amount of Tickets remaining on hand for Acct. $3687 4 ½ Lewis Hills.....4
230 Prizes, 475 Blanks — 705 Tickets at $5 3525 George Gray..... 4
7212 4 ½ William Brewer..... 4
Balance in the hands of G. Alves 5119 40 1/2 Samuel Tredwell..... 4
$12,331 45 Gabriel Lea (returned)..... 4
Memorandum Raffling..... 19
Amount of Tickets pr. cr. side 2478 And also 5 cents short in money recd. from Judge Potter ..... .5 61 5
Amount do. due pr. Balance list 346 $12,331 45
Deduct those due by G. A. beingcharged to him in this Acct. 24 . . .322 By balance in the hands of Gavin Alves 5119 40 ½
2800
Amt. of Cr. Side of this Acct. $12,392.50
Add Balances deducting G. A. $1529
Amt. credited to R.W. Smith the Prize tickets being still in his hands..... 53
Amt. credited to Wallace Alexander no return having been made by him, and of course chargeable with the whole..... 25.50 . . . . . 1607.50
2800 Tickets at $5 ea, is..... $14,000.-
Raleigh Jany. 12th 1803

Gavin Alves

Raleigh January 14th 1803
On this day W. Alves, the Treasurer, did deliver over to us 705 tickets of the Lottery No. 2, being those on hand and belonging to the University at the time of drawing the said Lottery. He also at the same time delivered over & paid to us the prize Tickets, & for the foregoing account, amounting to Three Thousand six hundred and seventy two Dollars ($3672 after the deduction of 15 cent. Also in Counterfeit Money to amount of sixty one Dollars and in Vouchers of expenditure to amount of $15 4/5 Making in the whole Seven Thousand two hundred & seventy three Dollars 97 cents ($7273.97 s the above acct. for $ Dollars of the Counterfeit acquired of G. Lea.

John Haywood H. Potter }Commissioners

List of Lottery Tickets No. 2 belonging to the University according to Returns yet made


Page 2
Prizes, viz.
No. 2228 A prize of $1000
1484 250
1759 200
796 9 of 100
826
838
869
1624
1649
2110
2627
2390
303 5 of 50
1628
1747
1874
2181
Prizes of 10 dollars, viz.,No.
43 603 970 1485 1694 1964 2245
68 607 1004 1488 1695 1984 2256
70 610 1032 1492 1696 1985 2259
202 612 1035 1493 1748 1987 2260
219 617 1036 1500 1757 2072 2262
224 619 1062 1513 1769 2075 2264
233 653 1068 1518 1813 2082 2270
236 689 1097 1520 1815 2086 2283
238 694 1207 1524 1822 2087 2302
239 695 1393 1534 1839 2105 2304
240 703 1394 1538 1840 2109 2306
269 754 1411 1551 1844 2142 2309
292 755 1422 1555 1851 2143 2314
293 797 1423 1558 1852 2146 2318
300 806 1425 1560 1875 2148 2321
309 817 1427 1562 1876 2150 2322
354 819 1437 1616 1884 2152 2324
390 820 1439 1621 1896 2165 2326
418 822 1440 1645 1899 2168 2330
420 832 1443 1646 1909 2189 2333
422 843 1448 1647 1912 2194 2335
423 846 1453 1651 1914 2198 2336
427 866 1455 1657 1923 2200 2348
435 877 1458 1667 1926 2205 2386
497 879 1469 1669 1934 2211 2431
499 882 1471 1682 1936 2213 2441
505 889 1472 1684 1943 2215 2622
507 925 1477 1689 1944 2230 2624
595 962 1480 1690 1957 2239 2626
596 967 1482 1691 1962 2240 2663
    2667, 2669, and 2678 is 213 Tickets @ 10 drs. 2130
    Amount of Prizes $4730
    Number of Tickets Forwarded 230


Page 3
Number of Tickets brought forward.........230Blanks
44 608 942 1481 1663 1930 2172 2313
82 611 966 1483 1664 1931 2178 2315
84 616 968 1486 1665 1932 2180 2316
175 618 972 1487 1666 1935 2181 2320
176 622 1025 1489 1670 1941 2183 2334
218 623 1026 1490 1671 1942 2184 2342
234 624 1027 1491 1672 1958 2185 2343
266 649 1028 1494 1677 1959 2188 2344
267 650 1031 1495 1678 1960 2190 2346
268 656 1033 1496 1681 1961 2191 2347
270 690 1034 1497 1683 1963 2192 2387
271 691 1061 1498 1685 1965 2193 2388
289 692 1064 1499 1686 1966 2199 2389
290 693 1065 1509 1687 1972 2206 2429
291 696 1066 1511 1688 1981 2207 2430
294 697 1098 1517 1692 1982 2208 2432
295 698 1215 1519 1693 1988 2209 2434
296 699 1216 1522 1697 2006 2210 2435
297 704 1271 1523 1698 2007 2212 2436
298 756 1346 1526 1699 2008 2214 2437
299 757 1347 1533 1742 2009 2216 2438
304 758 1348 1535 1743 2010 2221 2439
305 760 1351 1536 1744 2011 2222 2440
306 787 1395 1539 1746 2012 2223 2442
307 793 1396 1540 1758 2060 2224 2443
308 794 1397 1548 1760 2073 2225 2444
310 795 1398 1549 1761 2074 2226 2621
312 808 1399 1550 1762 2076 2227 2623
313 812 1407 1552 1763 2077 2229 2628
316 815 1408 1553 1764 2078 2231 2629
335 816 1412 1554 1772 2079 2232 2631
355 818 1415 1556 1814 2080 2238 2632
360 821 1416 1557 1816 2081 2243 2661
385 823 1421 1559 1817 2083 2244 2662
386 824 1424 1561 1823 2084 2246 2664
387 825 1426 1563 1824 2085 2247 2670
388 829 1428 1564 1843 2102 2248 2671
391 830 1432 1574 1871 2103 2249 2672
393 831 1436 1575 1872 2104 2250 2674
394 833 1438 1576 1880 2106 2251 2679
395 834 1441 1577 1882 2108 2252 2682
396 839 1444 1599 1883 2111 2254
419 840 1445 1601 1893 2112 2258
424 848 1446 1604 1894 2113 2263
428 865 1450 1618 1895 2114 2266
436 868 1452 1619 1897 2115 2267
438 870 1454 1620 1898 2116 2268
444 873 1456 1622 1900 2141 2269
498 874 1457 1623 1910 2144 2271
500 875 1459 1625 1911 2145 2272
501 878 1460 1626 1913 2147 2273
502 881 1463 1627 1915 2149 2274
506 883 1464 1648 1916 2151 2281
508 886 1467 1650 1917 2153 2282
510 890 1468 1652 1920 2154 2284
511 891 1470 1653 1921 2155 2303
512 923 1473 1654 1922 2156 2305
601 924 1474 1655 1924 2166 2307
602 926 1475 1656 1925 2167 2308
604 927 1476 1659 1927 2169 2310
605 928 1478 1661 1928 2170 2311
606 940 1479 1662 1929 2171 2312
    Number of Blanks — 475
    Total number of Tickets — 705
    Jany. 12th 1803