Robert Carter Nicholas letter to John Norton & Son, 1771 July 23
Williamsburg 23d. July 1771
I am only at present to advise you
of my Draft in Favr. of Colo. Corbin for £154.5. stg which
you'll be pleased to honor & charge it to my private
Account. I shall desire Messrs. Scott, Pringle & Co. of Madeira
to draw on you for a Pipe of Wine & beg the favour of
you to honor their Bill.
I am, Dr. Sirs,
Yr. affte. Servt.
Ro. C. Nicholas
Messrs. John Norton & Son
23 July 1771
Robt: Carter Nicholas
Recd: 17 December
Ansd the 31st. Decr Ex'd