Delivered to Col. Blount, the laws of several States, for the State of North Carolina, viz:
A Bound Volume of Laws of Pennsylvania from the declaration of Independence, to Oct. 1781, inclusive, and three pamphlets containing Laws passed 1784, 1785, viz: Chap. 163 to ch. 242, both Inclusive.
A Bound Volume of the Laws of New Jersey from the declaration
A Bound Volume of the laws of Virginia Containing Acts and Ordinances passed since the Year 1786, and three Pamphlets, one Containing Laws passed in 1783, beginning with Chapter 188 to Chap. 219 inclusive, the two Containing laws of 1784 ch. 1st, to ch. 91 inclusive, and one other with act passed at Richmond October 1785.
The annexed is a Catalogue of Books this day delivered me by the Secretary of Congress for the State of North Carolina all which I forward to your Excellency by Captain Stephen Tinker to the care of the Honorable John Hawkes, Esquire, New Bern.