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Answer to the Governour' s Message


Friday, December 23,1774. — The Committee appointed to bring in an Answer to the Governour' s Message, reported a draught for that purpose, which was read, agreed to by the House, and ordered to be transcribed.

The Answer of the House to the Governour' s Message being transcribed, according to order, was signed by the Speaker, and is as follows, viz:

" May it please your Honour:

The House have considered your Message of the 20th instant, and beg leave to inform you that they do not think it expedient at this time to repair the Barracks in the Northern Liberties, or to provide furniture or utensils for the same.

"Signed by order of the House,

"December 23, 1774."