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Relative to Leaden Window Weights


Resolve relative to Leaden Window Weights; passed JULY 2, 1776.

Whereas it is of great importance for the defence of this Colony, in the present struggle with Great Britain, that a sufficient quantity of Leaden Balls be immediately procured: Therefore,


Resolved, That it be recommended to the inhabitants of the several Towns in the Colony, that they spare their Leaden Window Weights for that purpose, and the Commissary-General is directed to receive and pay for all such Lead, and have it cast into Balls.