Letter from General George Clinton, September 12


This Committee being informed that Samuel Gale and Isaac Ludlum, of Orange County, are concerned in a dangerous correspondence with the enemy,

Resolved, That Colonel Allison immediately repair to Orange County, and take such methods as he may think proper to have the said Samuel Gale and Isaac Ludlum immediately apprehended, together with all papers on the subject of the present troubles, or relative thereto, and cause them, with the said papers, to be forthwith brought before this Committee or the Convention of this State; and for that purpose that he be authorized to search the houses and all such other places belonging to them as he may judge necessary.