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Petition and Memorial of the Assembly of Jamaica


The Lord North presented to the House, by his Majesty' s command,

A Paper, entituled "Copy of the Petition and Memorial of the Assembly of Jamaica, to the King in Council."

And the title of the said Paper was read.

Ordered, That the said Paper do lie upon the table, to be perused by the Members of the House.

Ordered, That Mr˙ Cooper have leave to make a motion, it being half an hour after seven of the clock.

And he moved the House accordingly.

Ordered, That Mr˙ George Robinson do, upon Monday morning next, attend the Committee of the Whole House, to whom it is referred to consider further of the Petition of the Merchants, Traders, and others, of the City of London, concerned in the Commerce of North America, and of the several other Petitions referred to the consideration of the said Committee.

Ordered, That Mr˙ William Illinngworth do attend the said Committee at the same time.