Thomas Jefferson Papers

Bernard Peyton: Statement of account with TJ, 14 June 1821, 14 June 1821

Sales Seven Hhds: Leaf Tobacco by B. Peyton for a/c Mr Th: Jefferson

1821 Richd

9 June To sundry persons for Cash (viz)
No 1  = 1760 = 150 = 1610 } 3080 ℔s nett  at $7.30  $224.84
  2  = 1620 = 150 = 1470
  3  = 1545 = 145 = 1400 ℔s nett  ″6.30 88.20
{   4  = 1535 = 140 = 1390 } 2720 ℔s nett at $5.55 150.96
Refused–   5  = 1470 = 140 = 1330
  6  = 1580 = 140 = 1440 ℔s nett at ″4.70 67.68
Chrgs– {   7  = 1400 = 142 = 1258 ℔s nett  ″2.80 35.22
$366.90

Charges

Cash paid for Notes at 3f each $3.50
Canal Toll at 2/6 & Drayage at 22¢ 4.46
Commission at 2½ pr Ct 14.17  22.13
Nett proceeds at Cr T. J.  $544.77


Sales fifty Barrels super & 48 fine flour by B Peyton for a/c Mr Th: Jefferson

1821 Richd

13 June  To  John Ayers & Co for Cash in store
50 Blls: super fine  flour  at $3.75.  $187.50
  48  fine  do   3.50. 168.00
98 $355.50

Charges

Cash paid freight at 2/6 pr bll: $40.84
Canal Toll 38 Blls: $3.96 3.96
Drayage 60 Blls: from break in Canal at 4f } 7.42
for 6 Blls: & Drayage 38 Blls: from Basin at 9d
Storage 98 Blls: at 8¢ $7.84—Inspection $1.96 9.80
Commission at 2½pr Ct 8.89  $70.91
Nett proceeds— $284.59

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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