1769 January 29. Benjamin Franklin ALS to Joseph Galloway; London, [England].
Parliamentary resolutions passed. Report and approval delayed. American supporters appear to be increasing. Merchants May attempt to bring in petitions from manufacturing towns to support the repeal. Lord Temple left the House of Lords discussions prematurely, believing that no effectual plan had been proposed to bring America to obedience. "Frugality & Industry is not, like War, a waste of Treasure, but the Means of increasing it."