At a Councill in Assembly by Prorogation (as above) mett
and held at the port of Annapolis the third day of Octobr
(being Thursday and in the seaventh year of his Mats Reign
&ca Annoq Domini 1695 and there Continued untill the nine-
teenth day of the sd month being the ffourth sessions.
His Exncyffrancis Nicholson Esq: Capt Genll &oa
Coll: Nicho Greenberry
The honrble Coll: John Addison
Coll: John Courts
Thomas Brooke Esqr
James Frisby Esqr
Produced and Read at the board Capt Thomas Taskers
Return to certain instructions given him by his Exncy upon his
Agency to New York.
Then read a Lettr sent from his Exncy Coll: Benjamin
ffletcher his Mats Governr of the Province of New York unto
his Exncy ffrancis Nicholson Esqr Governr of this province
directed, bearing date the 30th day of August last past,
Ordered that the same be laid before the house of Delegates
and Burgesses for their Consideration and th' Capt Tasker be
sent for to appear at this board with the aforementioned
Instructions to see whether the same have been punctually
Adjourn till to morrow morning.
ffryday, Octobr the 4th 1695
The Councill again Sate & were prsent as yesterday with
the addition of the honrble Coll: Hen: Jowles, Coll. Charles
Hutchins and Coll: David Browne.
Came Capt Thomas Tasker according to Ordr yesterday
and appeared at the Board.