Mr Jay informed the Committee that he can employ Abraham De Peyster

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Mr˙ Jay informed the Committee that he can employ Abraham De Peyster to assist in bringing up the Records of the Convention of this State, and desired to know whether the Committee will authorize him to apply to the said Abraham De Peyster on that subject.

Agreed, That Mr˙ Jay have leave to apply to converse with Abraham De Peyster on this subject, and report the result or terms proposed, to this Committee.