Major Gale and Mr Woolford bring from the House the
following message Viz.
By the House of Delegates September 30th 1708
This House having taken into consideration that part of his
Excellencys Speech relating to her Majestys Disassent to the
Act for Gauge of Tobacco hogsheads and the Act against
Masters of Ships cropping Tobacco on Board their Ships
humbly desire your Excellency and Honours to appoint some
members of her Majestys Honourable Council to Join in Con-
ference with some of the members of this House upon that
Subject and that you please to appoint the Time and place of
Signed p Order Richard Dallam Clk ho Del.
By his Excellency the Governor and Council in Assembly
Sept the 30th 1708
In answer to the Message by Major Gale and Mr Woolford
this Board will be in Readiness in an Hours time to send four
members of this honble Board to join in conference with them
at Major Freemans House
Signed p order Evan Jones Clk Council.
Which was sent to the House by Colo
returns & says he delivered it