Trumbull

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A Letter from Joseph Trumbull, Esq˙, Commissary-General, dated the 16th instant, was received by a messenger, and read. He therein mentions that the American army had evacuated New-York. That in the retreat he had left

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behind him large quantities of Flour, which reduced the magazines too low; and requests the aid of this Convention to procure flour.