Robert Carter sends, 1720 July13, copies of letters he had sentearlier by thePrince to London merchant Robert Burridgeconcerning 5 hogsheads oftobacco shipped by the Carter consigned to Burridge's partner, JosephPaice, and enclosing accounts of Burridge's affairs in his hands.
& Accots by the Prince,
I hope is safe wth You long before now, I have now
upon Yor. Accot. 5 heavy hogsheads more thtnet 4255 wth. cask in The
Joseph Paise Yor Partner, If the masterwill lett me
But Freit hath binSo
Abundance of Tobo. That would not be Shipd to his ownrs.
If he should refuse bills of Lading for Yors To Paise I
Shall Send them to Mr. Wm. Dawkins
I have herein Sent You a Stated Accot. of all Yor. Concerns
There remains Due to You upon The Tobo. accot. 456
& upon yr. money Accot. £5"4/.There is outstanding
of Yor. Tobo. between 1500 & 2000 all to This
have answerd out of my own Tobo. The balla of The
Money Accot. You must pay Yor. Self. I heartily Wish
You health & Prosperity & remain Sir