Israel Christian for sherif’s comn. Botetourt C[illegible] Revd in council Octr. 23 1770
[written 90 degrees counterclockwise] To The right honbe. Norborne Baron de Botetourt His majesties Lieutt. and Governor Genl. of Virginia And Vice Admiral of the same
[written upside down] Botetourt Recommendation for sherif and other papers relating thereto read in council Octr. 23 1770.