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Memorandum from the Board of Trade of Great Britain to George III, King of Great Britain concerning North Carolina Governor's Council members
Great Britain. Board of Trade
February 21, 1774
Volume 09, Pages 824-825

[B. P. R. O. B. T. No. Carolina. Vol. 24. P. 230]
Letter from the Board of Trade to the King.

May it please your Majesty,

There being two vacancies in your Majesty's Council of the Province

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of North Carolina and Thomas McGwire Esqre your Majesty's Attorney General together with Willie Jones Esqre having been recommended to Us as persons every [way] qualified to serve your Majesty in that Station, We beg leave humbly to propose that the said two gentlemen may be appointed of your Majesty's said Council.

Which is most humbly submitted,
DARTMOUTH
SOAME JENYNS
BAMBER GASCOYNE
WHITSHED KEENE

Whitehall Febry 21st 1774.