Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Bernard Peyton, 3 May 1821

Sales 80 Barrels Super fine flour by B. Peyton
For a/c Mr Thos Jefferson
1821 Richd
2d May To Cap: Reynolds for Cash in store } $300 .00
80 Blls: Super fine flour at $3.75
cash paid freight at 2/6 is $33 .34
canal Toll $8.34, Drayage $1.63  9 .97
storage $6.40—Inspection $1.60  8 .00
commission at 2½ pr Ct  7 .50  58 .81
Nett proceeds at Ct T. J.  241 .19

B. P.

Richd 3d May 1821

Dear Sir

Above I hand you a/c sales 50 Blls: Flour at $3.75 Cash, which is all I have on hand of yours, & disposed of on the best terms it was in my power to make, which I hope will be satisfactory to you.

With great respect Your mo: obd: Sevt:

Bernard Peyton

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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