Head Quarters May 4th 1782
You will be pleased to issue provision to the Taylors employed in Making Clothing for the Army, upon Provision Returns signed by the Assistant Clothier General, specifying the person to whom, the Number of Rations, and the Number of garments to be made by the person in whose favour the order is drawn. This order to continue in force only until application can be made to & directions received from the Secry at War. I am Sir, your
DLC: Papers of George Washington.