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1114. To be sold by the Publisher of this Paper.... Bonds for Money, Counter-Bonds, Sheriff's Bonds, Powers of Attorney, Bills of Lading, Deeds of Sale for Land, Bills of Sale for Vessels, Shipping Bills, Policies, &c. also all Sorts of Court, Probate and Justices Blanks, by Wholesale or Retail.

Fleet's advertisement in the Boston Evening-Post, September 26, 1757.

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MASSACHUSETTS-BAY, PROVINCE.

1118. [Royal arms.] An Act | Passed by the Great and General Court or Assembly Colophon: Boston: Printed by Order of the Governour, Council and | House of Representatives. And Sold by S. Kneeland in Queen-Street.

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pp. 2. An Act for the speedy Levying of Soldiers for an intended Expedition.

1119. [Royal arms.] An Act | Passed by the Great and General Court or Assembly of His Majesty's Province of the Massachusetts-Bay . . . Colophon: Boston, N. E. Printed by Samuel Kneeland, by Order of His Excellency | the Governour, Council, and House of Representa- tives. 1758.

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pp. 2. An Act in Addition to an Act made and passed this present Year, Intitled An Act for the speedy Levying of Soldiers for an intended Expedition.

1120. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq;... A Proclamation | For the Encouragement of Piety and Virtue, and for | Punishing and suppressing Vice, Profaneness and Immorality. Dated, February 14, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor and the Honorable His | Majesty's Council. 1758. MHS 1121. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq;...A Proclamation | For a General Fast. [April 6.] Dated, March 2, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor and the Honorable His Majesty's Council, M,DCC,LVIII.

Evans, 8185.

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1122. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq;... A Proclamation (declaring King's granting of equal rank to officers in the American forces to that of the British, seniority excepted, and of encouragements to inlist.) Dated March 23, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor and the Honorable | His Majesty's Council, M,DCC,LVIII.

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1123. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq; | A Proclamation. (Encouragements for men to inlist for a general invasion of Canada.) Dated, April 22, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor and the Honorable | His Majesty's Council, M,DCC,LVIII.

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1124. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq;... A Proclamation | For Proroguing the General Court [to August 16.] Dated, July 15, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor, and | the Honorable His Majesty's Council. 1758.

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1125. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq;... A Proclamation. (On deserters, and giving “Extracts of an Act of Parliament, intituled, An Act for the better Recruiting His Majesty's Forces on the Continent of America; and for the better Regulation of the Army, and preventing of Desertion therein.") Dated, July 25, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor, and the Honorable His Majesty's Council. 1758.

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1126. By His Excellency Thomas Pownall, Esq; A Proclamation for Proroguing the General Court (to August 30.) Dated, August 1, 1758.

Printed in the Boston News-Letter, August 10, 1758.

1127. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq;... A Proclamation | For a Day of public Prayer and Thanksgiving. [September 14.] Dated, August 29, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor, and the Honorable His Majesty's | Council. 1758. Evans, 8186.

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1128. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq; ... | A Proclamation | For Proroguing the General Court [to September 20.] Dated, August 29, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor, and the Honorable His Majesty's Council. 1758. MHS

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1129. By His Excellency Thomas Pownall, Esq; lamation For Proroguing the General Court (to October 4.) Dated, September 7, 1758.

Printed in the Boston News-Letter, September 15, 1758.

1130. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq;... A Proclamation | For a Public Thanksgiving. [November 23.] Dated, November 4, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor and the Honorable His Majesty's Council.

Evans, 8187.

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1131. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq; ... | A Proclamation | For Proroguing the General | Court [to December 13.] Dated, November 18, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the | Governor and the Honorable His Majesty's Council. 1758. MHS 1132. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq;...A Proclamation. (On quartering the King's troops in the towns and districts.) Dated, December 5, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor, and the Honorable His Majesty's Council. 1758. MHS 1133. [Royal arms.] By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq; ... A Proclamation | For Proroguing the General Court [to December 29,] Dated, December 5, 1758. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor and the Honorable His Majesty's Council. 1758. MHS 1134. Oaths appointed to be taken instead of Allegiance and Supremacy: | And Declaration. June, 1758.]

the Oaths of [Dated in Ms. † MA

2 leaves. Archives, L. 81. The last words on the ninth line of the Declaration are "further Limitation of" instead of "Limitation of the Crown," as in 1756.

1135. Province of the Massachusetts-Bay. | Establishment of the Forces on the intended Expedition against Canada. Dated, March 17. 1758.

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1136. Province of the Massachusetts-Bay. | By His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq; . . . | To Colonel .

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In His Majesty's Name, You are hereby Required, to do | in said Regiment what in you lies for the speedy In- | listment of able-bodied effective Men for His Majesty's Service in the intended Expedition for the Invasion of Canada. March 25, 1758.

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1137. A Return of the Men inlisted and impressed for His Majesty's Service, | in the intended Expedition against Canada, April 1758.

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1138. Province of the Massachusetts-Bay. | By His Excellency the Governor. (Beating orders.) Dated in MS., April 10, 1758, and signed by T. Pownall.

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1139. Province of the | Massachusetts-Bay, | By His Excellency Thomas Pownall, Esq; . . . | In His Majesty's Name you are hereby Required without Loss of Time to use your utmost Endeavours that . . . (for the expedition against Canada.) Dated, April 22, 1758. 1140. Province of the Massachusetts- Bay, ss. [Royal arms.] Harrison Gray, Esq; | Treasurer...[Tax warrant.] Dated, July 3, 1758.

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1141. Province of the | Massachusetts-Bay, ss. [Royal arms.] Harrison Gray, Esq; | Treasurer . . . (Tax warrant.) Dated, November 2, 1758.

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1142. Military commission [Thomas Pownall, Captain-General and Governor in Chief.]

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Royal Commission to Province of the MassaConfidence

1143. Military commission. [Thomas Pownall, Captain General and Governor in Chief.] Engraved.

A second copy, printed on parchment.

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1144. Commission of Justice of the Peace. [George the Second.]

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Our Trusty

1145. I

do acknowledge to have | voluntarily enlisted my self as a private Soldier to serve His Majesty King George the Second, in a Company of Foot to be raised for a general Invasion of Canada. With a certificate.

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1146. A Muster-Roll of a Company of Foot in His Majesty's Service, under the Command of Captain in a Regi

ment raised by the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay, for the Reduction of Canada, whereof

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Esq; is Colonel,

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1147. Camp at 1758. Sir, Please to deliver to

of my Company, in Col.

of

Regiment

to the Value Lawful Money, which I promise to stop out of his Pay on the Rolls for you: for which this shall be your Voucher.

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1148. Bond [that the vessel shall not carry away "any Person or Persons who have been inlisted or impressed into His Majesty's Service for a general Invasion of Canada."] † MA Archives, LXV. 450. Each bond has endorsed upon it the names of master and seamen of the ship.

1149. George the Second, by the Grace of God, . . . To our trusty and well-beloved... [Commission in bankruptcy.] BA

1150. Massachusetts-Lottery, (No. One. | May 1758. (Lottery ticket.)

Archives, LXXXVIII. 61.

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1151. On the Landing of the Troops in Boston, 1758, September 13th. Their March out Sept. 16th. And the Reduction | of Frontenac, August 28. To which is added, The present | State of Europe. Sold at the Printing-office in Newburystreet. † AAS

Printed by John Draper.

PETITION IN BANKRUPTCY.

1152. To His Excellency | Thomas Pownall, Esq; (Petition of creditor under the Bankrupt Law.)

Archives, cxx. 220. The HC copy is in 3 pp.

[POWNALL, THOMAS.]

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1153. As it has never been in the Power of the Province to pay the Soldiers raised by the Province their current Weekly Pay [On verso:] The Benefit and Method of a Current

Weekly Pay for the Province Troops.

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pp. 2. Endorsed in MS.: "Governor Pownall's concerning [The Benefit, etc.] 1758. N. B. This was not adopted." [James Bowdoin.] Evans, 8185.

TRAINBAND NOTICE.

1154. Mr.

| are hereby your Colours

You being a Training Soldier in the Company of Militia, | under the Command of Required in His Majesty's Name, to appear at upon Tuesday the 2d of May next. . . Dated April 27, 1758. It is signed in MS. by William Harris, Corporal.

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