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Receipt from John Dexter for household supplies, 2 May 1846

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[single page Bill]

Essex, May 2, 1846. To John Dexter; Mr. William G. Burnham Dr. [Debtor]

 6¾ lb lard @ 9¢ ; 7 lb sugar @ 8 ; 2¼ butter @ 161.61
 2 lb Apple @ [-- illegible, in paper crease] Sugar @ 14.42
22nd7 lb Sugar @ 8 ; 1 lb Butter 16 ; Nutmegg 20 ; [–] @ 81.48
22 June18 lbs nails @ 5; 5 lbs nails @ 5.65
3 July40¾ lb Sheet Lead @ 6½ ; 23½ lb Lead @ 7¾ ; 1 Gall. Oil 875.24
 1 Brush 50 ; 1½ Sheet Lead @ 6½ .62
9th14 lb Lead 6½ ; 1 Gall Oil 7 S [Linseed oil for painting?]1.69
13th7¾ lb Lead ½ ; 21 lb flour 571.05
16th5 lb Nails @ 5 ; 7 lb Do @ 5.60
25th10 lb Sugar @ 8 ; ½ lb tea 251.05
5 Aug8 lb Lead @ 6½ ; 21 lb flour 57 ; 2 lb Sugar @141.37
 1 Latch 2/ ; 2 P [--] Butter @ .28.89
 3 2/3 doz Screws @ 8 ; 1 doz 5  .35
17.04
12th2 lb Wrought Nails @ 16.32
13th4¾ lb Lead 6½ ; trimming 2.172.47
18th25 lb Pure Lead @ 8 ; 1 Gall Oil 852.85
 ½ Gall Spirits @ 58 ; 4 lb Ocher @ 6.53
 2 oz yellow @ 9 ; Red 1.26
 1 Gall. Oil .85 ; 25 lb Ex. Lead @ 7½2.73
 1 Qt Varnish 80 ; 2 oz Blue @ 9 ; Black 81.08
12 Sept.21 lb flour 60 ; 1 pt oil .25.85
 1 oz Nutmegg 110 ; 7 lb Sugar @ 9½.77
 7 yd Dennim @ 15  1.05
29.95
 21 lb flour 60 ; 2 Gall Mof [molasses] @ 251.10
30thtrimmings 98 ; 1 Stone Jar 4/1.65
6 Oct7 lb Sugar @ 9 ; Cloves 5 ; 1 pt Oil 25 ; 2 gall Mof @ 251.43
31st3 pts Oil 60 ¢ ; year 15 ; 7 lb Sugar 9 ; 1 pt Oil 251.63
19 Dec2 Gall mof @ 24 ; ½ lb tea [--] [--]
1 pt 31 ; 1 pt Oil 31.62
Janry 1847Ax 6/ ; 1 Gall mof 25 ; 1 pt Oil 31 ; 3½ lb Lead @ 121.98
Soap 4 ; 1¾ lb Lard @ 12 ; 21 flour 98 & tea 121.34
May 2721 lb flour 113  1.13
43.38
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 Amount of Bill Brot over43.38
June 24/ 471 Gall mof 27 ; 7 lb Saugar @ 9½ ; 2 doz [–] @ 81.10
2nd21 lb flour 1.00 ; 15 lb Pure Lead @ 8 ; 3 pts oil @ 192.17
Aug 204¾ lb Lard @ 9 ; 1 Pint Oil 15 ; 1 lb Candles 12.86
 1 Gall mof .30 ; 1½ lb Coffee @ 11 ; ¼ tea 12.59
Nov 44 lb Sugar @ 6½ ; 1 Bottle Bitter 25.51
49.21
Feb 4¼ tea 12 ; ¼ do 15.27
24th14 flour   .56
50.04
Rec’d Payt John Dexter by G. P. Allen
Wm G. Burnham. Page 90 Large Book

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