George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Brigadier General James Potter, 22 December 1777

From Brigadier General James Potter

Decr 22d 12 oClock 1777


I sent Capt. Lives of with 5 men when I wrote you he is Just Returned and says the enemy are in Darbey with a large Number and going aplundring of three Townships.1 I am Sir your Most Humble Servant

Ja’s Potter


1For more information on this British foraging expedition, see Daniel Morgan to GW (first letter), 23 Dec., n.1.

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