In answer to which the following Message was prepared
By the Lower House of Assembly June the 6th 1719
May it Please your Excellency
We are truely Sensible that your Excellency has been at
great expence in Maintaining the Laws of this Province
against the Invasion of Papists and Acknowledge the sum
proposed to be really but a reimbursment of a part of what
your Excellency has Disburst for the Honour and Safety of
Maryland and desire your Excellencys acceptance of it as
Signed p Order M. Jenifer Cl. Lo Ho
Sent to the Upper House by Thomas Bordley Esqr and five
They return and say they delivered it.
Ordered that Mr Stoddart & Coll. Woollford acquaint the
Upper house that Nothing of Publick business remains before
this house Unfinished.
They return and say they Delivd their Message.
Coll Young from the Upper house Acquaints Mr Speaker
that his Excellency Commands him to attend him with the
whole house Immediately in the Upper house.
Whereupon Mr Speaker with the whole house went to the