The Secretary reported tothe Board that this morning he had deliver'd to the french representatiues of this river his Excellencys answer, wch was drawne up by a Comittee of Council.
The consideration of the arrival of the french representatiues from Manis advised on.
Voted that a Comittee of Council be appointed to speake with said representatiues, as from his Excellency and Council and to inquire whither they are come conformable to his Excellencys Instructions deliver'd Mr Winniet of 4th March last relateing to them
a Committee appointed to speak with the Representa- tives of Menis
Order'd that the Hon.ble Liev.t Govern." Major Paul Mascarene and John Adams Esqe.e be said Committee, and make report of their proceedings therein, to his Excellency and this Board this afternoon at four a Clock to which time this Board :is adjourn'd.
Post Meridiem. Mett at the same place The same persons present