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It was this day ordered by his Excellency the Governor in Council, that Thomas Bewes Strangways, Esq., be appointed Colonial Secretary of this province until His Majesty's pleasure be known; and that the clerk of the Council be instructed to intimate officially such appointment to Mr. Strangways, and to cause the same to be published for general information / Geo. Stevenson, Clerk of Council
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