Then came the Lower howse and prsented M" Preston to their
Speaker, then was deliuered to the lower howse his Lordships
declaracon touching the Acte for the Customes together with
the Acts now in force. And the Acts of the last Assembly
now expired vpon Receipte whereof they departed into the
lower howse. The Vpper howse adjourned till three of the
Clock in the Afternoone
The Vpper howse according to the tyme at three of the
Clock mett, where was tendered to them a peticon from the
Grand Jury for their Costs and Charges for Attendance which
vpon reading was ordered tfr the said peticon should be sent
to the lower howse for their Consideracon, As likewise the pet.
of Oliver Sprye touching the charge of wounded men was
sent to the lower howse
The Vpper howse Adjourned till to morrow morning tenn
of the Clock.
Fryday the 19th day of Aprill prsent as yesterday
Then came a message from the lower howse which Coll.
Evans and Mr Thomas Manning brought which is as followeth:
The howse being Sensible of a Generall Aggreivance Con-
cerning and aboute the writts sent to the Sherriffes of each
respective County for the Electing of Burgesses for this prsent
Assembly. It is ordered that for the better vnderstanding of the
writts and sattisfaccon of the Burgesses attending That two
Members be sent to the Governor and Councell requesting
them to reuiewe the said writts and to deliver their Interpre-
tacon thereof vnder their Clarks hand
William Bretton Cler.
Vpon the Deliuery of which to the Governor and Councell
in the Vpper howse It was resolued that answere should be
sent vs from the Governor and Councell and not as the Vpper