Slave pass, 1771 October 29-31
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Negro Bobb. Coachman & Negro George. Postillion.
To Pass. from Fredericksburg in Spotsla to James
Mercer Esqr. at Williamsburg. with a Coach and Six Horses.
Commited to there care.
The several inn Keepers whare they may have occation to
Bate. are requested to furnish them with what may be
Needfull. for the Horses & themselves, agreeable to the usual.
Custom of vitualling of Negros on such like Emargencies
Taking care to sett down the Expence on the back of this
Passport. with the Inn Keepers Name. That Mr. Mercer may
Discharge the same on his return.
Stewart to Jas Mercer Esqr.
N. B. they begin there Jurney on the 29th Octr
Octr 30th, Bobbs Charge with
|To 6 gallns. oats||3||.9|
|18 Bundles Fodr.||1||.6|
|31st. To Fodr. & oats||2||.10 1/2|
Dr. Mercer Esqr. to Jno. Martin
James Mercer Esqr. Dr
|2 Boys Dinners & gill Rum||1||.7 1/2|
|6 horses oates & forder||3||.9|