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This note contained in document ADMS-06-06-02-0026
1. This information, taken directly from the Journals, was sent to Bingham on the same date (JCC, 10:356; PCC, No. 79, I). “Double usance” meant twice the time normally allowed for the payment of bills of exchange (OED).
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.
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