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Philadelphia Committee



Committee Chamber, June 24, 1775.

Upon motion, Resolved, That if any Pilot, Shallopman, or others, shall be found assisting in the conveyance or introduction of Goods or Merchandise, contrary to the Association of the late Congress, or in receiving on shore or unloading from any vessel any goods which, may have been ordered out of the Port, such persons shall be deemed


enemies to the liberties of America, and will be held forth to the resentment of the publick. And if any person, privy to such measures, will disclose them, they shall receive the thanks of the Committee as real friends to their Country. Extract from the Minutes:

J˙ B˙ SMITH, Secretary.