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Receipt from John Dexter for purchases by Wesly Burnham Jr., 1809

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Ipswich April 27 1809 Mr Westley Burnham Jr Dr

to 5# pork 1.00; ¼# tea .30 $ 1.30
to cash1.00
May 1to 1 [--] .22; rum .10.37
to 7# rice .32; 3½# sugar .46.78
8to 2 yard cloth .311.00
to tea & rum.36
12to 14# rice.63
to ½ gal mos .34; [--] .25
to 1 pecie cloth.59
15to pork & cotton yarn.45
21to pork & [--]1.15
to cash lent.50
25to rum & yarn.26
26to 5 yards[?] to cloak1.12
275# pork .61 sugar & rum .171.17
June 8to crack & [--]   .19
$11.15
omit May 13to 7# flour.34 4 yard cotton 1.341.68
to 1 rake; by cash on acct ; by cash on acc.25
13.08
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Rec'd payment in full Sept 25 1809 [signed] John Dexter


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