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Volume 2: Newspapers, 4 January 1768 to 25 December 1769: Page 493[about this page]

 
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About Page 493:

Names:
  • Wilkes, John
  • Bernard, Francis, Gov.
  • Hillsborough, Lord
  • Botetourt, Lord
Advertisements:
  • Nathaniel Rogers offering cash for pearl ash
Topics:
  • John Wilkes expelled from House of Commons - a letter by Francis Bernard to Lord Hillsborough explaining this - appointing justices, superceding granted commissions. Cause of liberty in England and America is one common cause. London - duty to relate information about ministers' characters to the public. New York - reports circulating, but not confirmed - Lord Botetourt and the men in his government prevailed with the Virginia Assembly to disapprove and rescind resolutions and proceedings.

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