Whittington, Mr Greenfield, Mr Bigger & Mr Hamond sent
upon the said Message.
The house Adjournes for halfe an hower
The house againe mett & were prsent as before. The afore-
said Messingers come back & say they delivered their said
Message to the Council], whoe Returne for Answer that their
Clerk is not there, And that they will consider upon it.
The house Adjournes till 5 of the Clock this Eavening
The house again mett & were present as before Mr
Thomas Tasker makes his appearance in the house.
The house adjournes till to Morrow Morning 9 of the
ffryday September the 22th 1693.
The house againe mett & were called ouer & were absent
these following Members Vizt the two Citty Delegates together
wth Majr Camble, Mr Harris, Mr Hawkins, Mr Ashman, Mr
Smith, Mr Robins, Mr Brookes, Mr Ennalls, Mr Pindar and all
Caecill County Delegates.
Then was read what was done Yesterday
Voted, Nemine contradicente, that a Comittee of Grievances
goe forth Voted that a Messinger be dispatched a way to
Expedite the Absent Members not yett Come to Towne, the
which was done in Manner following Vizt
By the House of Assembly Septembe the 22th 1693.
Whereas Mr Robert Smith & Mr Thomas Robins are
Members of this house & Delegates for Talbot County, whoe
haueing made noe appearance here according to their Majties
Sumons for the Convention of this house on the 20th instant,
& haueing shewed noe Cause or Excuse for their non
Appearance, therefore Samll Withers Gent, is by this house
Ordrd & Required, and you are hereby Ordrd & required upon
sight hereof to Repaire to the houses of the said Mr Smith &
Mr Robins & sumons them to give their Attendance in this
house imediately upon Knowledge thereof as they will answer
the Contrary at their perill; And when you shall Execute this
Ordr you are to make returne of the same to this house with
all possible Speed.
Kenelm Cheseldyn Speaker.
To Mr Samll Withers high
Sheriffe of Talbot County, These