Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Head Quarters, Morristown, April 10, 1777.
Parole St. Clair. Countersign Muhlenberg.

John Laurence Esqr. is appointed Judge Advocate, in the room of William Tudor Esqr. who has resigned.

The General desires that the Quarter MasterGeneral will immediately take measures to have the Camp cleared of every kind of garbage and filth with which it is at present incommoded.

Taken from The Writings of George Washington from the Original Manuscript Sources, 1745-1799. John C. Fitzpatrick, Editor.