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Town Meeting at Providence, in Rhode-Island


At a Town Meeting held at Providence, Rhode-Island, on the 21st day of November, 1774, A˙ M˙, called by Warrant, to order a Town Tax, &c:

NICHOLAS BROWN, Esquire, Moderator,

Voted, That the Committee of Correspondence for this Town be hereby empowered to receive of the Town Treasury the sum of one hundred and twenty-five Pounds, lawful money, and to transmit the same to the Committee in the Town of Boston for receiving donations for the distressed inhabitants of the Town of Boston and Charlestown; and the Treasurer is hereby ordered to pay said


sum out of the first money he shall receive of the tax now ordered.