|Decr 14—||To Cash recd from Mr R. Adam pr Lund Washington viz. 446 Dollars|
|@ 5/9||£128. 4.6|
|2 dble loons weight||8.13.9|
|2 half Joes Do||4.12.6|
|4 Guineas @ 26/3||5. 5.0|
|458½ Pistoreens weigg||27. 1.6||173.17.31|
|Decr 5—||By Cash to Jno. Ball pr Richd Talbott2||12. 0.0|
|6—||By Ditto to Dominicus Gubner||4. 6.0|
|8—||By Ditto lent Wm Roberts||15. 0.0|
|9—||By Lund Washington to be accd for||4. 0.0|
|19—||By Mr Jno. Ball||20. 0.0|
|22—||By Charity||0. 6.0|
|By Servants||0. 2.6|
|By Jno. Parke Custis to buy Sundries at Fredg3||2. 6.3|
|26—||By Jonathan Palmer||6. 6.0|
|31—||By Mr Humphrey Peake4||10. 0.0|
AD, Ledger A description begins Manuscript Ledger Book 1, 1750-72, in George Washington Papers, Library of Congress. description ends , 330.
1. GW drew this amount on the balance of his account with Carlyle & Adam of Alexandria, the firm that was at this time buying his wheat crop and much of the produce of his fishery. See Ledger A description begins Manuscript Ledger Book 1, 1750-72, in George Washington Papers, Library of Congress. description ends , 326.
2. Richard Talbott was one of the workmen helping the millwright John Ball build GW’s new mill.
3. See GW to Jonathan Boucher, 16 Dec. 1770, n.1, and editors’ note for the diary entry of 22 Dec. (Diaries description begins Donald Jackson and Dorothy Twohig, eds. The Diaries of George Washington. 6 vols. Charlottesville, Va., 1976–79. description ends , 2:332).