Commission of Colonel Snider, appointed to command the detachment to reinforce the garrisons in the Highlands, (note)

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Whereas the Convention of the Representatives of this State, did, on the 7th instant, order a draft of a Commission to be prepared for the Field Officers of the Detachment of the Militia of Ulster, Orange, Dutchess, and Albany, to reinforce the Garrisons of the Fortifications in the Highlands; which draft of a Commission has remained several days, but there has not since been a representation of this State in Convention, to approve of the same. And whereas it is

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necessary for the despatch of those Detachments that a Commission issue to Johannes Snider, Esq˙, the Colonel appointed by Convention to command the same; and the said draft of a Commission and an engrossed copy thereof, has been read and approved by this Committee:

Therefore, from the necessity of the case, Ordered, That the President sign, and that one of the Secretaries attest the said engrossed copy of a Commission for Colonel Snider, and that it be forwarded to him by Egbert Dumond, Esq.

Which was done accordingly.