To James Balfour
[Winchester, 16 May 1755]
To Mr Belfour—Partr to Colo. Hunter
If Colo. shd be from home, I hope you will open
this Lett. to see the Contents1— that you may dispatch a messenger to him immediately to prevent his trouble in getting the 10 or 15 Thd Pounds mentd in a former Letter2— but repair immediately to Wmsburg with the 4,000£ which is all I am to receive at prest. I am Sir your’s &ca.
LB (original), DLC:GW; LB, DLC:GW.
2. GW is probably referring to a letter from Braddock to Hunter.