Philadelphia January 13 1781
Your Excellency will receive enclosed an Act of Congress of the 12th Instant, ascertaining the Pay & Appointments of the Officers in the Department of Commissary General of Military Stores—the Officers & Men of the Regiment of Artillery Artificers—the field Commissary of Military Stores and his Subordinate Officers; the Commanding Officer of Artillery—the Surveyor of Ordnance—the additional Pay of Aids de Camp—Brigade Majors, Adjutants & Regimental Pay Masters—and Regimental Pay Master & Clothier. I have the Honor to be with the highest Respect your Excellency’s most obedt & most hbble Servant
Sam. Huntington President
P.S. I have been Honored with your Excellency’s dispatches of the 2d & 6th instant.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.