March 18


Monday, March 18, 1776.

Council met. Present as yesterday, except Mr˙ Hands.

Ordered, That the Treasurer of the Eastern-Shore deliver to Mr˙ Charles Wallace unsigned Bills of Credit, of this Province, to the amount of six thousand Pounds.

Copy of Letter No˙ 65 was sent to William Hindman, Treasurer of the Eastern-Shore.

Adjourned till three o' clock, and met accordingly.

Commissions issued to Thomas Williams, appointed First Major, and Thomas Snowden, Second Major, of the Twenty-Fifth Battalion of Militia in Prince George' s County.

Also, to Thomas Richardson, appointed Captain, Ralph Crabb, First Lieutenant, and William Holmes, Second Lieutenant, of a Company of Militia in said County.

And, also, to Basil Waring, the 3d, appointed Captain, and William D˙ Beall, First Lieutenant, of a Company of Militia in said County, belonging to the Twenty-Fifth Battalion.

Adjourned till next day, nine o' clock.