to Virginia Auditors of Public Accounts
MS (Virginia State Library). In JM’s hand, except for the signatures of the other four delegates.
Philada. March 27th. 1783.
We have received in consequence of two bills of Exchange remitted by J. Ambler Esq. each of us one hundred pounds Virga. currency;1 and request the Auditors of the Commonwealth of Virginia to issue warrants to that amount and charge the same to us in part of our Salaries as Delegates to Congress.2
J. Madison Jr.
Theok: Bland Jr.
John F. Mercer
|N. B. out of the above the Charges of discount on the negotiating the said Bills to be credited to the delegates amount to Six dollars|