Saturday 9th March 1776.
Council met. Present as yesterday.
Copy of Letter No 45 was sent to Mr Carroll inclosing a
Copy of Letter No 46 to Captain Stricker.
Copy of Letter No 47 was sent to the Committee of Obser-
vation for Talbot County.
Ordered, That the Committee of Observation for Prince
Georges County deliver to Colo John Weems or his Order
one Barrel of Gun-Powder purchased of Mr West.
Ordered, That Major Price deliver to Colonel Weems two
hundred Gun Flints.
Adjourned 'till 3 o'Clock and met accordingly.
Ordered, That Captain Thomas Woolford's independent
Company of regular Troops be stationed at Cambridge in
Ordered That Captain James Hindman's Company of
regular Troops be stationed at Oxford in Talbot County.