Isaac Norris to Thomas Leech: Certificate for Money Payment, with Franklin’s Receipt
Original not found; facsimile of printed form with MS insertions in blanks: Torrington Library, Torrington, Conn.
In Assembly Septr. 24 175 6
This is to certify, that Benjamin Franklin has attended as a Member of Assembly for the Ci ty of Philadelphia. 108 Days, at Six Shillings per Diem, for which there is due to him the Sum of Thirty two Pounds, Eight Shillings. Signed, by Order of the House,
Isaac Norris Speaker
To The Treasurer of the County of Philada. for the Time being6
Rec’d. of Mr. Leech Thirty Pounds Four Shillings and ten pence of the within Order per me
£30 4s. 10d.
£ 2 3s. 2d.
Recd. the Remainder
6. Thomas Leech, see above, III, 428, 9; Votes, 1756–57, p. 166.