Proceedings of the Congress at New-York.
Stamp Act Congress
Page  17

MONDAY, October1, 1765, A. M.

The Congress met according to Adjournment.

The Committee appointed to prepare and bring in an Address to his Ma|jesty, did Report, That they had essayed a Draught for that Purpose, which they laid on the Table, and humbly submitted to the Correction of the Congress.

The said Address was Read, and after sundry Amendments, the same was approved of by the Congress, and ordered to be Ingrossed.

The Committee appointed to prepare and bring in a Memorial and Peti|tion to the Lords in Parliament, did Report, That they had essayed a Draught for that Purpose, which they laid on the Table, and humbly sub|mitted to the Correction of the Congress.

The said Address was Read, and after sundry Amendments, the same was approved of by the Congress, and ordered to be Ingrossed.

The Committee appointed to prepare and bring in a Petition to the House of Commons of Great-Britain, did Report, That they had essayed a Draught for that Purpose, which they laid on the Table, and humbly submitted to the Correction of the Congress.

The said Address was Read, and after sundry Amendments, the same was approved of by the Congress, and ordered to be Ingrossed.

The Congress Adjourn to To-Morrow Morning IX o'Clock.