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Petition of Moses Hunter, 1774 May 20.

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-2- [Enclosure] We hereby Certify that Moses Swiney had no Tobacco Inspected at Shockoe Warehouse in the year one Thousand Seven hundred & Seventy one. Given under our hands this 11th day of May 1774. Price & Southall, Insp'rs. [Enclosure] This is to Certify that Moses Swiney had no Tobacco Inspected at Byrds Ware House in the year 1771 the year of the Grate fresh. Given under our Hands this 11 of May 1774. Sam'l & R. Price, Inspectors, at Byrd's W. House.