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Colonial and State Records of North Carolina
Minutes of the Continental Congress [Extract]
United States. Continental Congress
August 13, 1781
Volume 17, Page 1051

[Extract.—Journals of Congress, Vol. III, P. 657. Ed. 1823.]

Monday, August 13, 1781.

“Congress took into consideration a report of the board of war of the 20th July; and thereupon,

Ordered, That the board of war draw warrants on the pay-master general, in favor of the several officers of the army of these States, lately prisoners-of-war in South Carolina and Georgia, for six months nominal pay in the new emission.”