In the House of Representatives, June 26, 1776. : Whereas repeated applications have been made by the Honorable Congress to this Court, to procure a sum of hard money, to be forthwith sent into Canada, for the support of our army ... Resolved, that ... the friends of America ... sign subscription-papers, purporting what sum in hard money each man is willing to exchange for Continental bills ... In Council, June 27, 1776. Read and concurr’d. ..., recto
Resolution of the General Court of Massachusetts. Signed: Timothy Danielson, speaker, pro. tem. in Council, June 27, 1776. Read and concurr’d. John Lowell, dep’y. secr’y. pro. tem. Consented to, by the major part of the Council. A true copy. Attest, John Lowell, dep’y. sec’y. pro tem. Imprint supplied by Evans. Printed area measures 25.1 x 12.5 cm. References: Evans, 14863; Bristol, B4266; Shipton & Mooney, 43086; Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 1990; Cushing, J.D. Mass. laws, 941.