fested an obliging & attentive disposition relative to
the business, & promised to have a boat ready to-
morrow for the purpose, & kindly offerd to introduce
us to General Wilkinson, as early in the morning
as would be convenient.
We next paid attention to procuring such
Articles of provisions & as appeared necessary hav-
ing been informed at Redstone, that no advantage
would be derived from purchasing them in that neigh-
bourhood or any where short of this place.
The following Articles were agreed to be necessary
& accordingly provided vizr.
4 ½ bus. Potatoes, 3 Barrels wheat flour 2 Do
Indian Meal 2 bus of indian Corn, 3 ½ bus of Oats
1 bus diced apples, 35 lb Sugar, 126 lb Bacon, 30 lb
Biscuit, 28 wb heese 8 ½ lb Laid, ½ Bus Salt, 12
Lights window Glass, 2 Setts hame Irons, 1 pair
Pot hooks, 1 small Iron kettle, & several other