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Certificates of William Newton, Thomas Hord, and James Buchanan, 1774 May 17.

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Falmouth Marchoure October 1770. GS 233. 100st. 139. 868 The above tobacco was inopened at our Warehouse in Mr George Slaughtero name and carried of by the fresh in May 1771. Certified under our hands this 21st day of April 1773

King George William Newton one of the Inspectors at Falmouth warehouse made Oath that the above Who Tobacco AS N. 233. Nett OBOth was carried of by the Fresh in May 1771. Gwen under my hand this 22nd April 1773. AU at 18/