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Letters from the Committees in the other Colonies


Friday, August 26, 1774.

The Meeting met according to adjournment:

Mr˙ Hewes, one of the members of the Committee of Correspondence, presented several Letters from the Committees of Correspondence of the other Colonies in America, and the several Answers thereto; which, on motion, were ordered to be read.

And after the most mature deliberation had thereon:

Resolved, That three Delegates be appointed to attend the general Congress, to be held at Philadelphia sometime in September next.

The Meeting adjourned till eight o' clock to morrow morning.