|page 10 Bill of Sale: Warren Co., Ga.: Received from Benjamin Washington Beard $200 in full for a negro girl named Mim[crease] about 11 years old to George W. Beard, 12 Aug. 18[10? crease]. Bill of sale is not to be in force during my natural life. At my death to be in full force. /s/ Elphenston (x) Carey. Wit: William Gill, Jacob Darden. Wilkes Co., Ga.: Proved by William Gill who saw bill of sale made to Benjamin W. Beard, 30 Dec. 1824, Gibson C. Walton, J.P. Recorded 7 Jan. 1825.