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Article from the North-Carolina Gazette concerning the business of the North Carolina General Assembly
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December 26, 1777
Volume 11, Page 825

[North Carolina Gazette, December 26, 1777.]

Newbern, December, 26.

On Wednesday last the General Assembly of this State, finished the Business of the Session; having passed 48 Bills, many of them of great Consequence, particulary a Bill for establishing Courts of Law, and a bill for opening the Land Office, and granting the vacant Lands in the State. After which the two Houses adjourned till the first Monday in April next, then to be held at the Palace in New Bern. The Honourable Samuel Ashe, Samuel Spencer, and James Iredell, Esqrs. are appointed Judges of the Superior Courts of this District, and Waitstill Avery, Esqr. is appointed Attorney General for the State.