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Skewing the value of Federal Money in other Currencies.
New Jersey, New Eng- New York Pennsylva-South-CarFederal land, Vir- and North (nia, Dela-lolina, and Money. ginia, and Carolina ware, and Georgia k’entuky currency. | Maryland
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0 21 5 0 31 0 42 0
0 23 6 0 41
0 10 0 64
0 71 14 0 10
1 15 0 83
1 31 1 21 09
10t 1 47 1 37 0 91
12 1 61 151
1 101 50 3 0
3 9 2 4
4 23 5 77 5 3 3 31 80 4 9! 6 43 6 0 3 83 5 43 7 24 6 9
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A FEW USEFUL FORMS IN TRANSACTING BUSINESS.
AN OBLIGATORY BOND. KNOW all men by these presents, that 1, C. D. O
in the county of am held and firmly bound to H. W. of in the penal sum of
to be paid H. W. his certain attorney, executors, and administrators, to which payment, well and truly to be made and done, I bind myself, my heirs, executors, and administrators, firmly by these presents. Signed with my hand, and sealed with my seal.
A. D. T'he condition of this obligation is such, That if the above bounden C. D. &c. (Here insert the condition.] then this obligation to be void aud of none effect; other wise to remain in full force and virtue. Signed, sealed, and delivered,
in the presence of
A BILL OF SALE. KNOW all men by these presents, that I, B. A. of for and in consideration of to me in hand paid by D. C. of
the receipt whereof I do hereby ac. knowledge, have bargained, sold, and delivered, and, by these presents, do bargain, sell and deliver unto the said D. C. (Here specify the property sold.] To have and to Hold the aforesaid bargained premises, unto the said I).C. his executors, administrators, and assigns, forever. And I the said B. A. for myself, my executors and administrators, shall and will warrant and defend the same against all per. sons unto the said D. C. his executors, administrators, and assigns, by these presents. In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal,
1814. In presence of
A SHORT WILL. I, B. A. of, &c. do make and ordain this my last will and testament, in manner and form following, viz. I giv
bald bequeath to my dear brother, R. A. the sum of ten pounds, to buy him mourning. I give and bequeath to my son J. A. the sum of two hundred pounds. I give and bequeath to my daughter E. E. the sum of one hundred pounds; and to my daughter A. V. the like sum of one hundred pounds. All the rest and residue of my estate, goods and chattels, I give and bequeath to my dear beoved wife, E. R. whoin I nominate, constitute and appoint sole executrix of this my last will and testament, hereby cevoking all other and former wills by me at any time heretofore made. In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal, the
day of in the year of our Lord Signed, sealed, published and declared by the said tesCator, B. A. as and for his last will and testament, in the presence of us who have subscribed our names as witnesses :! greto, in the presence of the said testator.
L. T. Note.-The testator, after taking off his seal, must, in presence of the witnesses, pronounce these words : “I pi blish and declare this to be my last will and testament."
Where real estate is devised, three witnesses are absolutely necessary, who must sign it in the presence of she testator.
A LEASE OF A HOUSE. KNOW all men hy these presents, that 1, A. B. of
for and in consideration of the sum of seived to my full satisfaction of P. V. of
this clay of in die year of our Lord
have demised and to farm let, and do by these presents, demise and to farm let, unto this said P. V. his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, one certain piece of land, lying and being situated in said
bounded, &c. [Here describe the boundaries] with a dwelling house thereon standing, for the term of one year from this date. TO HAVE and 10 HOLD to him the said P. V. his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, for said term, for him the said P. V. to use and occupy, as io him shall seem meet and proper. And the said A. R doth FURTHER COVENAN'T with the said P. that he hath good right to let and demise the letien and demiscd premises in manner aforesaid, and that the saiil A. during the said time will suffer the said P. quietly HAVE and to hold, use, occupy and enjoy said demised premises and that said P. shall have, hold, use, occupy, possess and enjoy the same, free and clear of all incumbrances, claims, rights an .itles whatsoever. In witness whereof, I the said A. B. hart lereunto set my hand and seal, this
day of in presence
Signed se pleseand delivered
A NOTE PAYABLE AT A BANK. $500, 60)
HARTFORD, May 30, 1815. FOR value received, I promise to pay to John Merchany or order, Five Hundred Dollars and Sixty Cents, at Hartford Bank, in sixty days from the date.
AN INLAND BILL OF EXCHANGE. [$83, 34)
Boston, June 1, 1815. TWENTY days after date, please to pay to Thomas Goodwin or order, Eighty-Three Dollars and Thirty-Four Cents, and place it to my account, as per advice from your humble servann Mr. T. W'. Merchant,
A COMMON NOTE OF HAND. 1 $130]
New-YORK, March 8, 1821. FOR value received, I promise to pay to John Murray, Ope Hundred and Thirty Dollars, in four months from this date, with interest until paid.
New-York, June 10, 1822.
Please to deliver Mr. George Speedwell, the amount ol 'Twenty-Five Dollars, in goods from your store; and charge the same to the account of Your Ob't. Servant,