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Whitehead Hicks Appointed


New-York, February 19, 1776.

Wednesday last, February 14th, his Excellency, our Governour, was pleased to appoint Whitehead Hicks, Esq˙, one of the Judges of the Supreme Court of this Province.

Mr˙ Hicks having, at the same lime, surrendered the office of Mayor of this city, his Excellency was pleased to appoint David Matthews, Esq˙, to that office; and last Friday they were both qualified to act in their respective stations.