George Washington Papers

[Diary entry: 29 April 1770]

29. Coxe Rice came to Work at the rate of 30/. pr. Month & Victuals found him.

Reason Porter went to work again today.

Rice, who may have been hired to help with the mill, was to receive his meals as well as wages for his work, but it is apparent, as he is not mentioned in GW’s ledger, that he quit before earning any money.

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