Receipt for 5 gallons of rum purchased by Captain George Sweet [probably on the Brig Othello] from George Shore. Includes note, "Rec'd at same time [as] the above from Francis Mairez & David Cooper [of Jamaica]"
The Western Union Telegraph Company
Number 6 NY
Sent by Lt
Rec’d by Fa
Check 21 Paid 47 and 20.
Received at Port Richmond, N.Y. May 13 1907
Dated New York 13
To Edwin Markham
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