western shore pay to John Eager Howard. Thomas Dixon, Josias Pennington, Thomas M'Elderry, Robert C.
Love, Levi Hollingsworth, Daniel Conn, Samuel Sterrett and George Warner, commissioners appointed to su-
perintend the erection of a penitentiary, or to their order, or the order of a majority of them, the sum of
twenty thousand dollars, to be applied to that object, as the same shall come into the treasury from the fines,
forfeitures, licences and amerciaments, arising within the city -and county of Baltimore.
RESOLVED, That the executive of this state be directed to postpone the sale of the following tracts of land,
claimed by a certain Ariana French, until the chancellor shall decide between the said Ariana French and the
state of Maryland, to wit: Chance, containing one hundred and forty acres; Choice, seventy-six acres pro-
perty, one hundred and sixty-eight acres; Tit for Tat, seventy-three acres; Blooming; Plains, nine hundred
and seventy-seven acres; Durham, three hundred and eighty-four acres; Rising Sun, two hundred and twenty-
five acres; Tom's Venture, ninety-two acres, and Homony Isle, one hundred and one acres; provided the
said Ariana French, her heirs or assigns, shall make application to the chancellor of this state, according to
law, on or before the first day of November next.
A LIST of the LAWS passed last SESSION.
AN ACT to settle and ascertain the salary of the members of the council for the ensuing year.
An ACT granting leave to the trustees of Bethel congregation, in Harford county, to receive a deed for, and
hold, the land therein mentioned.
An ACT for the relief of Thomas Webb, of Montgomery county.
An ACT for the relief of Benjamin Gushwa, Martin Rickart and John Manning, of Washington county.
An ACT to change the names of Jacob Sedgwick, Matthias Sedgwick, George Sedgwick and Christian Sedgwick,
to the names of Jacob Adreon, Matthias Adreon, George Adreon and Christian Adreon.
An ACT for the establishment of a school in the city of Baltimore.
An ACT to authorise the justices of the levy court of Washington county to assess a sum of money on the taxable
property of said county for the purposes therein mentioned.
An ACT to authorise and empower the levy court of Worcester county to levy annually a sum of money on the
assessable property of said county for the purposes therein mentioned.
An ACT to open a road from Barnsville, in Montgomery county, to Zachariah Maccubbin's mill, and thence to
intersect the main road leading from Frederick-town to George-town, at or near Log-town.
An ACT to vest temporary powers in the several clerks in the several counties of this state.
An ACT for the more effectual preservation of the breed of wild deer in Somerset county.
An ACT to enable James Walker, John Sprigg Belt and Archibald Dorsey, to complete the collection of the coun-
ty tax in certain districts in Anne-Arundel county.
An ACT authorising James Hackett, and others, securities of James R. Pratt, late sheriff, and John B. Hacket
and Richard E. Harrison, late collectors, of Queen-Anne's county, to complete the collection of the money due
the said sheriff and collectors.
An ACT, confirming the title of Ignatius Davis to the land therein mentioned.
A Supplement to an act, entitled, An act to incorporate companies to make several turnpike roads through Balti-
An ACT in confirm an act, entitled,. An act to provide for the trial of facts in the several counties of this state
and to alter, change and abolish, all such parts of the constitution and form of government as relate to the
general court and court of appeals.
An ACT to lay out and open a road from the Pennsylvania line by John Frey's forge, on Octorara creek, to the tide
water on the Susquehanna, in Cecil county.
An ACT granting additional compensation to the harbour-master of the port of Baltimore.
A Supplement to an act, entitled. An act to establish a market, and to build a market-house, in the western pre-
cincts of Baltimore, and for the regulation of the same.
An ACT to repeal the second section of an act entitled, An act to enlarge further the powers of the trustees of
the poor in the several counties therein mentioned.
An ACT to lay out, open and clear, a road in Harford county, beginning at the end of Patrick Smith's lane, where
the Peach Bottom road crosses the York road leading to Rock Run, to intersect the main road leading from the
Black House to the Pennsylvania line, at Miers's mill, on Deer creek.
An ACT authorising the laying out a road in Worcester county from Mitchell's causeway to intersect the Soccum
road leading to Broad creek.
An ACT annulling the marriage of Archibald Alexander and Susanna Alexander,
. An ACT for the relief of William Thomas and John Carvil Hynson, junior, of Kent county.
An ACT to authorise and empower the levy court of Baltimore county to assess and levy a sum of money for the
purpose therein mentioned.
An ACT to lay out and open a certain road in Harford county.
An ACT for the relief of Henry Stevenson, of Baltimore county.
An ACT for the benefit of Amelia Chance, of Caroline county.
An ACT to continue the act therein mentioned.
An ACT to alter and change the name of William Sentee, of Harford county, to the name of Carlen.