From George Jefferson
Richmond 26th. Augt. 1799
Your favor of the 19th is duly recd. If I do not meet with a waggon tomorrow I will send the sugar you want by a boat, as there are some now down.
I sent you a few days ago by a Mr. Bings waggon to the care of Colo. Bell the articles at foot. The box from Mr. Barnes has not yet arrived.
I am Dear Sir Yr. Very humble servt.
|1 dozn. bottles Center @ 7/.||£4– 4–|
|6 ℔. patent yellow 3/6||1– 1–|
|10 ℔. Yellow oker @ 6 d. & keg 9 d.||– 5–9|
RC (MHi); with list and price of goods written on verso; at foot of text: “Thomas Jefferson esqr.”; endorsed by TJ as received 30 Aug. and so recorded in SJL.