L. H. J.
son be allowed £ 15.. 11..8 and if hereafter he recover it, to be
The Gentlemen appointed to attend his Excellency to hear
read her Majesty's Instructions relating to Itinerant Justices
ordered to withdraw for that Purpose. Soon after the return
again and acquaint Mr Speaker they heard that Instruction read
Upon reading the Message brought into the House relating
to Richard Clarke It is ordered That Colo
John Contee Mr
Robert Bradley, Mr William Frisby, Mr John Walters, and
Pearce be and are appointed a Committee to examine
Evidences upon the matter contained in the Message and re-
port it to the House
Took the Message and Depositions and withdrew Colo
Edward Lloyd enters the House and delivers Mr Speaker two
Petitions of Queen Ann's County, the Consideration whereof
referred till to morrow morning Upon reading the Message
relating to Towns in Ann Arundel County. As to the first
Part this House do resolve, that longer Time be given them,
for laying out their Towns and the latter Part referred till to
Morrow for further Consideration.
Bill for preventing the Abuse in breaking open publick and
Indorsed Viz. March 31st 1707. Read in Council the first
Time Signed p Order W Bladen Cl. Co.
And ordered to be read. Which being read in the House
was thus indorsed
Read in the House the first Time and do pass The House
adjourns till to Morrow Morning seven O'Clock.