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Inspectors of the Press


Resolved, That the Inspectors of the Press deliver the proof-sheets and checks of the Continental Bills to the Continental Treasurers, and that they deliver one of each to the Delegates of every Colony, to remain with the Provincial Treasurer to be appointed in such Colony, and retain the rest in their hands.

Mr˙ Randolph being dead, who was one of the Saltpetre Committee, and Mr˙ Morton, another, not being able to attend, on account of his attendance in the House of Assembly,

Resolved, That three new members be chosen for that Committee.

The members chosen: Mr˙ Paine, Mr˙ Humphreys, and Mr˙ Wythe.

Resolved, That this Congress will, on Monday next, resolve itself into a Committee of the Whole, to take into consideration the Trade of the United Colonies.

Adjourned to ten o' clock, on Monday.