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Sept. 24 To cash paid for my note to D. Mason, .
John Rogers, 1822. April 25 To 1 yoke of oxen at 60 days' credit,
4800 April (29) Do. Isaac Thompson, at 6 months, . | 90100
Danbury, 1822. 11 April 18 By a coat, . .
i l A pair of pantaloons,
New London, 1822. 1 May . 20 By cash in full, ......... 52 140
QUESTIONS TO EXERCISE THE STUDENT.
What is the state of the following Aocounts. Joseph Hastings, l1 Due Joseph Hastings, . . $31,00 Samuel Stacy,
-Edward Jones, . ..7,64 Anthony Billings,
Notes Payable, . ., 90,00 Thomas Grosvenor, Samuel Stacy owes, . . 1 Edward Jones,
Anthony Billings owes, . . 189,05 Notes Payable,
Thomas Grosvenor owes,. 19,57 Jonathan Curtis, Jonathan Curtis owes 45 25 John Ragnars,
IlJohn Rogers ow8, . Bertino
Auburn, Oct. 21, 18%
To John Mornington, Dr. 1822. April 5. To 5 barrels Cider, at $2,00 . . $10,00
20 bushels Potatoes, at 0,25 . . 5,00
55 lbs. Butter, at 0,17 . . 9.35 June 6. 1 ton of Hay, . . . . . 10,00 July 15. 40 lbs. Cheese, at 0,08
3,20 2 cords of Wood, at 4,00 . . . 8,00
Received the amount.
JOHN MORNINGTON. N. B.- To prevent accidents, care should be taken not to re seipt an account until it is paid.
A negotiable Note.
New-Haven, March 21, 1822. Six months after date, I promise to pay to William Walter, or order, (at my house,) One Hundred Dollars, value received in two-yoke of oxen.
JAMES HILLHOUSE. It is best to mention where the note shall be paid, and for what it is given. Without the words, “or order," a note is not negotiable.
A Receipt in full. Received, Hartford, May 22, 1822, of Theodore Barrell, Esq. Fifty-two Dollars in full of all demands. GEO. GOODWIN. a lf the payment be not in full, write “ on account." N. B. For other useful forms see the Arithmetic.
NOTE. The affectionate Instructer, who always feels a parental soli. citude for the permanent welfare of his pupils, cannot in any way so much contribute to their success in life, with so little trouble, as to teach them to understand this abridged, complete and simpie system of Bhok Keeping. It contains all the important principles of extended and expensive works on the science; all, in fact, that is necessary to be known by the Farmer, Mechanic, and Shopkeeper, relating to accounts; and yet with very little explanation and repeated copying and balancing the accounts, will be so fully understood and deeply impressed on the memory of scholars of common mind, as never to be forgotted ; while their knowledge of common anthmetic and practical panmanship will therohy be greatly improvedl.