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Proceedings of the Provincial Court, 1658-1662
Volume 41, Page 440   View pdf image (33K)
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440 Provincial Court Proceedings, 1660.

P. C. R.
p. 443

Hethcott .... should knowe that the said Hethcott did, and did
approue of itt, then comeing to a price for the tobacco; Nicholas
Keiting tould him he would take two for one, meaneing two pounds
of tobacco for one pound of tobacco as yor petr conceiues) where-
upon Argueing the matter on both sides Nicholas sayd if Hetchcott
did not Like the tobacco at the price aforesaid let him leaue with
him the tobacco or bring with him his Mayd Servant againe where-
upon the said Hethcott weighed and marked the said three hhds of
tobacco and the Examinatt tooke an accompt thereof
John Metcalfe
Sworne in open Courte.
The Deposicon of Elizabeth Greene wife to William Greene aged
34 yeares or thereabts:. Being duely Sworne and Examined Sayth
that Thomas Hethcott, being at her howse, she heard him demand
of Marks Pheypo whither his Brothere (whome she supposes he
meant) Nicholas Keitings tobacco was good tobacco or not, To
which Marks Pheypo answered it was good, And then she heard the
said Hethcott say that his Brother aforesaid dealte very hardly with
him for he made him pay two pounds a pound for itt; or words to
that Effect and then some in the howse sayd it was the Common
price, but whoe it was that sayd it she knowes not.

Herman v.

To the honoble the Gouernor & Councell of Maryland

The humble peticon of Augustine Herman Sheweth That Symon
Overzee deceased did Enter with yor petr into a firme Coepartnership
and Cofhon fellowship of trade and traffique for three yeares Con-
tinuance vpon Condicon that all dammages Susteyned by casualtyes
and vnwillfull Error should be repay red but will full neglect and
fidellity should be payed wth foure hundd pounds sterl: forfeited.
Now whereas the said Overzee hath willfully discouered the pemisses
by the said Common fellow ship intended yor humble petr Sues for
the sd foure hundd pounds Sterling forfeiture out of the Estate of
the said Symon Overzee aforesaid And that Reparacdn may be made
for all the damages as alsoe 12079tt of tobacco and Caske proper
tobacco due vnto yor petr with the forbeareing thereof and aboute
5549ll of tobacco and Caske, remaynder of the disbursed money vpon
the barque accot: And yor petr desires alsoe because the Couenant
is the deed Overzees will And all his Estate engaged Security that
yor petr may be possd of his Secu[rity] or the bond of Mr Henry
Meese and Collonell John Price ..... of not, that in the meane while

p. 444

.... and Secured vnto yor peticonr vntill full Sattisfaccon is made
vnto yor petr or his order And yor humble petr shall praye &c.
The Compft Sueth as p peticon and the deft alleageth that the Accts
are not adjusted Whereupon the busines of Accompts was by the plt
and defdts owne mocon referred to the Arbitracon of Capt Samuell
Tilghman Capt Miles Cooke Mr John Bateman and Mr Henry Cour-

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