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Committee to prepare an Address to the Council


The Committee on the Petition from Deer-Island reported that an Address be sent to the honourable Board on the subject thereof.

Whereupon, Ordered, That Colonel Bowers, Captain Partridge, and Dr˙ Baylis, be a Committee to prepare an Address accordingly.

Ordered, That Deacon Rawson, Captain Partridge, and Major Brooks, be a Committee to consider the state of the Armourers, and report what is best to be done thereon.

The Committee appointed to wait upon the Counsellors in Town reported that the Hon˙ Joseph Gerrish Esq˙, Hon˙ William Sever, Esq˙, and Hon˙ Moses Gill, Esq˙, accepted of the trust to which they were elected.