George Washington Papers

From George Washington to James Balfour, 16 May 1755

To James Balfour

[Winchester, 16 May 1755]

To Mr Belfour—Partr to Colo. HunterHampton

If Colo. Hunter shd be from home, I hope you will open this my Lett. to see to him and attend to the Contents1that you may dispatch a messenger to him in that case immediately to prevent his trouble in getting the 10 or 15 Thd Pounds mentd required in a former Letter2but repair immediately to Wmsburg with the 4,000£ which is all I am to receive at prest. I am Sir your’s &ca.

LB (original), DLC:GW; LB, DLC:GW.

2GW is probably referring to a letter from Braddock to Hunter.

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