Nov. 17

v6:72

Friday, November 17, 1775,

The House was moved that the Petition of the Merchants and Traders of the Town and County of Poole; and also the Petition of the Merchants of Dartmouth, in the County of Devon, engaged in, and carrying on, a trade and fishery to and at the Island of Newfoundland; and also the Petition of the Merchants trading to the West-Indies, whose names are thereunto subscribed, on behalf of themselves and others, might be again read.

And the same being read accordingly;

Ordered, That the said Petitions be referred to the consideration of a Committee of the Whole House.

Resolved, That this House will, upon Wednesday morning next, resolve itself into a Committee of the Whole House, to consider of the said Petitions.