Wednesday morning April 27th 1737
The House met according to Adjournment &c. Mr Warfield a
Representative of Ann Arundell County Appeared in the House this
Mr Edmunson and Mr Needles two representatives of Talbot
County appeared this morning.
Mr Mathews a Representative of Baltemore County appeared this
The Rules of the House Observed last Session are agreed to be
Observed this Session.
The Severall Committees Appointed Last Session are Continued
this Session Mr Warfield ordered to acquaint the Reverend Mr
Humphry's he is desired by the Lower House of Assembly to read
Divine Service During this Session morning and Evening.
Resolved that the Hours of Sitting during this Session be from
nine of the Clock in the morning untill Twelve and from Two
of the Clock in the afternoon untill Six ordered that Mr Speaker
Issue his Warrant Directed to the Secretary to make out a new writ
of Election Directed to the Sheriff of Queen Anns County to Elect a
new member to Serve in this present Assembly in the Room of Mr
William Hemsley deceased.
Mr Richard Francis and Mr Denton Appointed to prepare an Ad-
dress to the Governour on his Speech.
The House Adjourns untill 2 of the Clock in the aftenoon
Post Merediem. The House met according to Adjournment &c.
Mr Philip Hammond a Representative of Ann Arundell County
appeared in the House this afternoon Mr Hammond is Appointed to
Join with Mr Francis and Denton in preparing the Address to the
Mr Hall allowed to print the Votes and proceedings of the Lower
House of Assembly Dureing this Session at the usuall allowance of
£100 of Tobacco for each Day.
Mr Dulany a Representative of Ann Arundell County Appeared
in the House this afternoon
Mr Hawkins a Representative of Charles County Appeared this
The House Adjourns untill to morrow morning at 9 of the Clock.