Annapolis: Printed by Jonas Green... 1757. 13pp. Folio. Original plain wrappers. Wrappers chipped. Some closed tears at edges of leaves, last leaf stained. Else good. In a folding cloth case, leather label. Item #WRCAM9300
Important acts relating to the French and Indian War, particularly "An Act for his Majesty's Service, and the more immediate Defense and Protection of the Frontier Inhabitants of this Province." This calls for the raising of 500 men, to be organized into companies to protect the frontier, and for the manner of their deployment and use. Also included is "An Act for the relief of sundry Inhabitants of this Province, who have had their Servants Enlisted into his Majesty's Service," and "An Act to prevent the Exportation or Carrying out of this Province, Ammunition, Warlike Stores, or Provisions of any Kind, toward supplying the French or their Allies." A number of other acts are included as well. Wroth locates seven copies. WROTH, MARYLAND 197. EVANS 7935.