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Resolution by the Continental Congress concerning delegates to the Congress
United States. Continental Congress
January 30, 1786
Volume 18, Page 517

RESOLVE OF CONGRESS RESPECTING REPRESENTATIVES.
[From Executive Letter Book.]

By the United States in Congress, Assembled,
January 30th, 1786.

On motion, Ordered that the Chairman write to the Executives of the States of Rhode Island, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina and Georgia, stating to them the inconveniences arising from a want of a sufficient number of States to proceed on the Business of the Union, and earnestly pressing them to send on their Delegates immediately.

CHAS. THOMSON, Secy.