Ingrossed Bill for restraining Masters of Ships from crop-
ping and defacing Tobacco &ta
Ingrossed Bill giving Power to the Lord Baltimore's Farmers
to recover their Arrears.
All which were indorsed in Council April 10th 1707.
Read and assented to by her Majesty's Honble Council
Signed p Order W Bladen Cl. Co.
The House adjourns till two O'Clock in the Afternoon to
Friday, 11th April 1707. Two O'Clock in the Afternoon
The House met again according to Adjournment
Being called over were present as Yesterday only Mr Jones.
Lloyd, and Colo Holland bring from
the Council the following Representation with Indorsment and
Recommendation thereon Viz.
To his Excellency the Governor and Council in Assembly
April 11th 1707
Your most humble Servant the Subscriber begs Leave to
acquaint your Excy and this Honble Board that in September
last there was due to Colo
Nathaniel Blackiston Agent in Eng-
land for this Province on Account of his Salary for his said
Agency one hundred and twenty Pound Sterling; for Payment
of which Sum the General Assembly has made no Provision.
Therefore humbly request your Excellency will be pleased
with the Concurrence of this Honble Board to recommend to
the House of Delegates that they will take care for Colo
iston's Satisfaction therein, and also in Case there be no other
Session of Assembly this year the Committee for laying the
publick Levy in October next may have Instructions to allow
him one other years Salary which will be due in September next.
W Bladen Cl. Co. Attorney
for said Colo
By his Excellency the Governor and Council in Assembly
April 11th 1707
The within Representation read and recommended to the
House of Delegates to take Care of Colo
tion therein for that this Board are of Opinion the Services of
the said Colo
Blackiston are beneficial and necessary to this
Province especially at this Time he is employed to solicit her