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Account of William Trent, 1754 Apr. 8.

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Brought Over £72.11.5 1/4 NB. there is no Carrying out Powder without skin Wrappers when I had them of my own I made no Charge these I was Obliged to buy I used two Peices of Matchcoats for Inside Wrappers, one peice being the outside ones in the Bundles were damaged which I gave to the Indians and with which I charge the Government there is no such thing as Carrying Powder without damaging without- - - For four pounds paid Coll Cresap for his going Express with the Governours Letters to me at Red Stone Creek 4.0.0 £76.11.5 1/4 Errors Excepted this 8th April 1754 William Trent

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