From John Pierce, Jr.
Gen. Pay Office [Middlebrook] Feb. 24th 1779
|Recevd Sept. 12. 1778 for reinlisting Men||120,000|
|26th for ditto||80,000|
|Feb. 12. 1779 ditto||300,000|
|Paid to several Persons by Warrants for reinlisting Men||338,000|
|Ballance on Hand for reinlisting Men||162,000|
|On Hand for the Payment of the Troops includg 30,000 Dols. borrowed by the Qr Mr Genl||263,734|
|Payment of December will probably amount to about||200,000|
|Ballance on Hand for paying the Troops||63,734|
|Will be probably on Hand in the Chest after paying December||225,734|
Jno. Pierce Junr A.P.M.G.