Notice is hereby given that I Anthony Beck Commander of the Snow Francis and Elizabeth now lying at Anchor in Severn River in the province of Maryland purposing to Export tobacco from the province aforesaid to the Port of London in Great Britain this present voyage on freight, Do hereby Publish the Rate thereof is at Sixteen pounds Sterling per Tonn. The Freighters Consigning their Tobacco to Mr. John Philpot & Company merchants in London. As Witness thereof my hand this 13th day of April 1747/ Recorded April 13 1747 Anthony Beck.