Public Ledger and Daily Advertiser, 2 Aug 1817, page 4

Sales by Auction

At Archibald Newall’s office, Virginia Street, Glasgow

On Wednesday the 6th instant at ten

The following goods, viz

736 boxes white, and 524 ditto Brown and yellow, Havannah sugars, now landing.

Also three puncheons West India Shrub

For particulars apply to Arch Newall, broker

[Note – Archibald Newall was the brother of Dumfries architect Walter Newall.  West India Shrub is the source for the Indigo dye.]