Mr William Deard of the City of Annapolis hath leave to
depart this State for the French or Dutch Islands or either of
them or for old France in any Vessel bound to either of those
Places and for that end has Permission to pass through this
State on his way to either of the Inletts or Virginia.
Harford County 14th March 1778.
Please to pay to Aquilla Paca Esqr or Order the Sum of
Three hundred Pounds Common money and place the same
to my Debit on Account of the Purchase of Pork for the use
of the State & you'll oblige Sir Your very Hble. Servt
Richard Dallam. To his Excelly Thos Johnson Esqr
In consequence of the above, It is ordered that the western
shore Treasurer pay to the said A Paca the above three hun-