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Proclamation by Governour Franklin


By His Excellency WILLIAM FRANKLIN, Esquire, Captain-General, Governour, and Commander-in-Chief in and over the Province of NEW-JERSEY, and Territories thereon depending, in AMERICA, Chancellor and Vice Admiral in the same, &c.


Whereas I have matters of great importance to communicate to the General Assembly of this Province; I have therefore thought fit, with the advice of his Majesty' s Council, to appoint a meeting of the General Assembly of New-Jersey, to be held in the City of Perth-Amboy, on Thursday, the 20th day of June next; and to publish the same by this Proclamation, to the end that all persons whom it may concern may have notice thereof, and govern themselves accordingly.

Given under my hand and seal-at-arms, in the City of Perth-Amboy, the thirtieth day of May, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and seventy-six.


By His Excellency' s command:

CHARLES PETTIT, Deputy Secretary.