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Order of the Privy Council of Great Britain concerning instructions to Arthur Dobbs as Governor of North Carolina
Great Britain. Privy Council
June 25, 1761
Volume 11, Page 144

[B. P. R. O. Am: & W. Ind: Vol: 105.]

At the Court at St James's the 25th of June 1761.
The King's most Excellent Majesty in Council.

Upon reading at the Board a Report from the Right Honourable the Lords of the Committee of Council for Plantation Affairs dated the 18th of this Instant in the words following. Vizt

[This report is omitted, being identical with the Report of 6 May 1761 printed in “Colonial Records” VI. pp. 558-561.—W. N. S.]

His Majesty this day took the said Report into consideration and was pleased with the advice of His Privy Council to approve thereof and also of the said Draughts of Instructions so amended and altered and to order as it is hereby ordered that the Right Honourable William Pitt Esqre one of His Majesty's principal Secretarys of State do lay the same before His Majesty for His Royal Signature.