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I have inclosed you a Return of the Stores at this place; the led [i.e., lead] I sent to the Moravian Town according to the Generals Order, I was at a loss to know who to send it to as you did not inform me who the Conductor was. The Officer who took charge of it is not yet return'd. I directed him if he could not learn who He was[,] to Store it with Mr Baggy a Mercht there & bring me his receipt for it. I reserved 339 wt in pound Barrs for the use of Riflemen, as there are often Orders sent to me to furnish them.
I sent to Major Davidson for Shoes. The Waggon returnd without any, but informs that they will be sent to me in a few days. As soon as they arrive, I shall without loss of time forward them to Head Quarters.
I have sent to Camp by Capt Yarbourough the Tents mentioned in my last also some Overalls, his Rect you have inclosed. The Pack Saddles will be finishd in a Short time. I am Sir
Your Most Hble Servt
The Papers of General Nathanael Greene,
ed. Dennis Conrad et al.
(Columbia, S.C.: Model Editions Partnership, 1999). Full texts of documents calendared in
The Papers of General Nathanael Greene
(Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1994), Vol. 7, pp. 152-289. On the Web at http://mep.blackmesatech.com/mep/ [Accessed 1 September 2017]