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Again, the cash movements on this page appear to be accounted for, with the possible exception of a few at the end of this time span, which was right before Townsend resumed spying. There are no visits from Roe or James Townsend.

This page shows a lack of visits from either James Townsend, Austin Roe, or any other Culper courier. It also shows Townsend paying back money to his father. This was a period when "Samuel Culper Junior" was not spying for Washington. The lack of the…

This page shows a lack of visits from either James Townsend, Austin Roe, or any other Culper courier. It also shows Townsend paying back money to his father. This was a period when "Samuel Culper Junior" was not spying for Washington. The lack of the…

This page shows a lack of visits from either James Townsend, Austin Roe, or any other Culper courier. It also shows Townsend paying back money to his father. This was a period when "Samuel Culper Junior" was not spying for Washington. The lack of the…

This page shows a lack of visits from either James Townsend, Austin Roe, or any other Culper courier. It also shows Townsend paying back money to his father. This was a period when "Samuel Culper Junior" was not spying for Washington. The lack of the…

This ledger page also shows both visits from Austin Roe and James Townsend, Culper Ring couriers, during this period.

This ledger page also shows both visits from Austin Roe and James Townsend, Culper Ring couriers, during this period.

This ledger page also shows both visits from Austin Roe and James Townsend, Culper Ring couriers, during this period. Note the transfer of cash, as well.

This page marks the period of the anniversary of Andre's death, note both the visit from Austin Roe on the anniversary of Andre's death, and the large sums credited to alcoholic beverages. Townsend family history claims Robert drank heavily and may…

This page of Robert Townsend's account books shows frequent cash withdrawals for large amounts, over 100 pounds in both his name, and the name of his cousin James Townsend. James Townsend is known to have carried dispatches for the Culpers on at…