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April 2


Information being given to the House of the discovery of a counterfeit Bill, of the denomination of three Pounds, issued by authority of the late Congress,

Ordered, That Captain Maurice Simons, Captain Roger Smith, and Mr˙ Powell, be a Committee to make inquiry after, and to have secured, the counterfeiters and utterers of such Bills or Certificates, in imitation of those issued by order of Congress, with power to search persons and houses, and seize upon such counterfeit Bills.