At a Meeting of ye Merchants of ye Town of Marblehead
Voted 1stly That Jeremiah Lee Esq. be Moderator
|3dly That, a Committee, consisting of three Persons, bee chosen, to concert with ye Salem Committee, &|
|Glocester [sic], (if chosen) in pursuing Measures, to remove Impositions wch have already taken Place, & to prevent any which may happen, in ye Regulations of ye Custom Course Fees.|
|4thly That ye Hon’r Robert Hooper Esq’r., Benj’n Marston & [John] Gallison Esq’r. [?]|
|5thly That At ye Adjournment of this Meeting, Report be made by ye Committee afores’d of ye Resolution|
|of ye three Committees, in order for Concurrence|
|6thly That this Meeting be adjourned to Monday and being ye 23rd [?] at 6 oclock [sic] P.M.- Merc|
|At a Meeting of ye Merchants of the Town [of] Marblehead Oc’r. [illeg] at Place afores’d agreeable to adjournment
Noted 1st That ye former Moderator Jeremiah Lee Esq. being absent, William Mourne Esq. be chosen Moderator –
2dly That, as ye Report of ye Committee chosen for Purposes signified in ye 3d vote of ye last Meeting, sheweth
[to back of page]Vote 2d continued.
That the Glocester [sic] Committee not being appointed nothing was transacted & if meeting ye Salem Committee, this Meeting be adjourned to Monday ye 30th October at 6 oclock [sic], Place as before.