Liber C C
[T. Johnson Jr. to Benja Stoddert Esqr Secry to the Board of War]
Sir The Governor & Council received your Letter of the 2 1st Inst
and have directed me to inform the Board of War through you, that
the State Regiment marched from this City this Morning, and have
Orders to take the lower & direct Route to join the Southern Army.
The Tents arc much wanted &. will be forwarded with all possible
Expedition, to the Troops as soon as received here.
Liber C B
Thursday 26th October 1780
Present as on yesterday.
Ordered That the western shore Treasurer pay to Samuel Chase
Esqr four hundred Pounds of the new Emission to be delivered over
to John Dorsey & Co on Account.
That the said Treasurer pay to David Crauford Esqr Twelve shil-
lings of the new Emission in lieu of Twenty four Pounds to be deliv-
ered over to Frank Leek Esqr p Acct passed by the D. Audr
That the said Treasurer pay to Majr Edwd Giles six Pounds,
twelve shillings and nine Pence of the new Emission in lieu of Two
hundred and sixty five Pounds, ten shillings to be delivered over to
Colo Alexander L. Smith p Acct passed by the Depy Aud.
That the said Treasurer pay to Robert Nixon Eighteen Shillings
and nine pence of the new Emission in lieu of Thirty seven pounds
ten shillings due him p Acct passed by the D. Aud.
That the said Treasurer pay to Lieut Edmd Compton of the Ist
Regt three Pounds fifteen shillings & four pence half penny of the
new Emission in lieu of one hundred & fifty Pounds, fifteen shillings
p Acct passed by the D. Aud.
That the said Treasurer pay to Majr Edwd Giles Two Pounds,
nine shillings and three pence of the new Emission in lieu of ninety
eight Pounds, twelve shillings & Six Pence to be delivered to Lieut
John Plant p Acct passed by the D. Aud.