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Receipt from Abel Low for purchases by Wesley Burnham, Jr.1809

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Ipwsich February 2nd 1809
Mr Wesly Burnham Jr to Abel Low Dr

to cash 2/10d to 1 qr of tea 1/9d to 1 yd of tobacco 2d to 1 pint of rum 12 ct1.08
22to 1 yd of tobacco 2d to 1 pint of rum 12 ct to 1 yd of tobacco 2d to paper 1 ct.19
March 2ndto 1 pint of rum 12 ct to 2 yds of tobacco 4d to 1 qr of molas 1/12d.37
to 1 pint of rum 12 ct to cotten spool & a pipe 5d to rum 2d to 1 qr tea 1/9d.52
21To rum 2d to 1 yd of tobacco 2d to 3½ lb of rice 9d to 6 lb of sark[?] 3/ .68
to 2 lbs sugar 1/8d to rum & bread 7d to sundery 22 ct to qr of tea 1/9.89
April 11thto tobacco & [--] 3d to 1 gill of rum 3d to rum 5d to a board 4d.26
to 1 pint of rum 1/ to qr of tea 1/9d to 1 qr of rum 1/4d to 1 peck of meal 1/6d.94
to 4 lb of pork 1 d[ol] 13 ct to 2 foot [--] wood 3/3d to bread 1/ to rum & tobacco2.12
14to 2 qr of molas 2/3d to [--] pint of rum 6d to 7 lbs of flour 2/ to 1 qr of rum 1/4d1.01
to 7 lb of rice 1/6 to bread 9d to 1 yd of tobacco 2d to 1 qr of rum 23 ct.64
21to [--] to rum 2d to 3 lb of pork @ 16 ct to 1 qr of rum 20 ct.71
May 1stto 1 lb of sope 9d to bread 6d to 1 yd of tobacco 2d to 1 lb of fat 10d to 1 gill 3d.42
to bread 4d to 1 pint of rum 8d to 1 lb of pork 16 ct to rum 5d    .40
$ 10.18
to 20 feet of board 20 ct to 1 pint of rum 8d to ½ pint brandy 7d   .41
10.59
30Received payment in full of all accounpts [signed] Abel Low


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