Custom House New York Collectors Office December 1. 1824.
I received per Brig Argus, from Messrs Dodge & Oxnard, Marseilles, an Invoice & Bill of Lading of Eleven cases of Merchandise, on which have paid the Duties, Freight &c, and have forwarded the same to Richmond, Va as per bill of lading enclosed to Col. Bernard Peyton. I also enclose the Invoice & a Letter from Messrs Dodge & Oxnard to you, & remain,
|Amount of Duties viz,|
|on Macaroni $29 value @ 15 rCt||*$4.35|
|55 Gallons Wine @ 30 cents||16.50|
|111/12 Groce Bottles @ $2||3.83|
|Permit & certified Entry||.40|
|Freight from Marseilles||11.04|