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On the 1st day of January, 1860, we bind ourselves and our heirs to pay unto JOHN FOX the just and full sum of Seventeen Dollars and - Cents, for the hire of Negro Martha, for the year 1859.

We also bind ourselves and our heirs to furnish said negro with the usual and customary Summer and Winter clothing for the said year; to treat with humanity and not to re-hire and to return to said Fox, on the 25th day of December next, well clothed and furnished with a Bonnet and Blanket. Given under our hands and seals this 31st day of December 1858.

William A Hunton   SEAL.

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